The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, says 40 per cent of cancer cases can be prevented in Nigeria, if people can change their sedentary lifestyles.
A Paediatrician, Dr. Uche Anene-Nzelu, says malnourishment can cause severe issues for children, including malaria, measles and pneumonia.
As resident doctors at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba, Lagos, on Thursday embarked on indefinite strike, the hospital management said shortfall in its allocation led to nonpayment of the doctors’ salaries.
The associations are Medical and Dental Consultants’ Association of Nigeria and the Association of Resident Doctors.
A Paediatrician, Dr Okiemute Olibamoyo, on Wednesday called on stakeholders in the health sector to educate mothers against indulging in practices injurious to their children’s health.
She told the News Agency of Nigeria that vaccine hesitancy by parents had been a major characteristic responsible for childhood deaths in the country.
Oba, a Senior Registrar at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba, Lagos, made this known to the News Agency of Nigeria on Friday in Lagos.
Dr Femi Bankole, Chairman, Board of Trustees, Dele Arigbabu Neurosurgical Foundation of LUTH’s Neurosurgery Department, made the assertion on Wednesday in Lagos.
Agabi, who works at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Thursday in Lagos.
Akinloye, of the College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Idi-Araba, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos.
Workers of the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba have appealed to the Federal Government to intervene in the poor management of the tertiary health institution.The workers made the call on Friday in Lagos at an all…