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Registered Nurses Vacancy at a Private Hospital
A private Hospital in Ogba-lkeja, Lagos is currently recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the following vacant positions below:   Job Title: Registered Nurses Location: Lagos  Requirement Interested candidates should pos...
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Experiepced Medical Officers Vacancy at a Private Hospital
A private Hospital in Ogba-lkeja, Lagos is currently recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the following vacant positions below:   Job Title: Experiepced Medical Officers Location: Lagos  Requirement Interested candidates...
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Family Physician Vacancy at a Private Hospital
A private Hospital in Ogba-lkeja, Lagos is currently recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the following vacant positions below:   Job Title: Family Physician Location: Lagos  Requirement Interested candidates should poss...
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Society of Occupational and Environmental Health Physicians of Nigeria (SOEHPON) 2019 Annual Conference Communique
Theme: Occupational Health and Insurance Held: 5th 10th of November 2019 at The Civic Centre, Ozumba Mbadiwe Avenue, Victoria Island, Lagos State A total of 18 papers were presented in both the Pre-Conference Workshop and Main Conference of SOEHPO...
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Sanwo-Olu Seeks End to Infant, Maternal Mortality
The wife of the Lagos State Governor, Dr Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, has called for a conscious effort from all stakeholders in the health sector to put an end to infant and maternal mortality in the country.   Sanwo-Olu, at the unveiling of the Mater...
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Group Offers Free Medical Treatment to Lagos Community
In their bid to support the government in providing quality health care to the people, the Soyuznik Alumni Association says it will hold a medical outreach for people of Ijegun in the Ikotun area of Lagos State. The National President of the Associa...
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Invitation: University of Medical Sciences Ondo State 1st Convocation Ceremony
The University of Medical Sciences Ondo State, the Vice-Chancellor Professor Friday Okonofua, FAS, FAAS on behalf of the Governing Council, Senate, Staff and Students of the University cordially invites the general public to the 1st Convocation Cere...
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Guidelines to Be Observed When You Want Baby (3)
There is a common misconception that egg and sperm quality cannot be improved. In fact it is possible to improve the quality of your egg and sperm; however, it takes 120 days.   This is because it takes approximately 120 days for eggs to matu...
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Fund PHCs, CMUL Provost Tells FG
The Provost, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Prof. Afolabi Lesi, has urged the federal and state government to prioritise the funding of primary health care centres in the country. Lesi, who spoke on the sidelines of the 40th anniversary a...
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FG, Others Move to Eradicate Noma Disease
The Federal Ministry of Health, the Nigerian Dental Association, and Colgate Tolaram Group have partnered to curb the spread of Noma disease in the country. The groups in their bid to create awareness and promote preventive measures against the dise...
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Minister Advises Public Analysts on Good Laboratory Practice
The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has advised members of the Institute of Public Analysts of Nigeria on the need to maintain a good laboratory practice.   Ehanire, who was represented by the Director-General of the Nigerian Institute...
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Adeboye Donates Dialysis Machine to UCH, Promises Two More
The General Overseer, The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has said that kidney is vital to the existence of any human being. Adeboye, who stated this yesterday at the commissioning of a dialysis machine he donated to t...
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Nigerians Urged To Take Medical Checkup Seriously
Nigerians of all ages have been urged to take their health seriously, particularly undertaking a periodic checkup, to prevent the spread of terminal diseases and avert the risk of untimely death. The charge was given recently by Rotaractors from Dis...
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NMA Decries Poor Performance of NHIS, Others
Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has decried the persistently poor performance of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), poor budgetary allocation to the health sector and lack of transparency in the disbursement and utilisation of funds inc...
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FG Mulls HIV Self-Test Kit to Increase Interest
The National AIDS and STDs Control Programme (NASCP) of the Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH) said it is set to introduce HIV Self-Testing kit in Nigeria.   NASCP organiser, Dr. Godwin Emmanuel, stateed yesterday in Abuja that the action was ...
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Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria: Dissolution of the Existing Mandatory Continuing Professional Development Programme (MCPDP) Zonal and State Committees
The Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria hereby expresses profound gratitude and appreciation to the Zonal Coordinators and State MCPDP Implementation Committees for the effective and successful implementation of the Mandatory Continuing Profess...
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Senate Moves against Fake Medical Reports
The Senate on Tuesday directed the Federal Ministry of Health to stop quackery in public hospitals and the issuance of fake medical reports across the country. The Senate gave the directive after a debate on a motion on the proliferation of fake med...
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Clinical Nurse Vacancy At Nucleus Primary Health Care
Job Title: Registered Nurse/ Registered Midwife (Double Qualification. Preferable) Reports to: The Director of Nursing Services  Location: Lagos The Role  The selected candidate will be responsible for the delivery of basic nursing car...
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Applications Jim Nwobodo and Waho Prizes at the 60th Annual Conference of West African College of Surgeons WACS
Applications are now open for young Fellows and trainees of the College to apply for consideration for the above prizes at the 60 Annual Conference of WACS in Abuja, Nigeria in 2020. JIM NWOBODO PRIZE The Jim Nwobodo prize is for the best Scientif...
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KAAF Medical Laboratory and Maternity Centre Vacancy for Head Nurse
KAAF Medical laboratory and maternity centre is a fully functioning private hospital located at the university of Lagos Akoka, our core competence is in obstetrics, gynaecology and paediatrics. We are currently recruiting suitably qualified candidat...
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CardioCare Specialty Hospital 3rd Annual Cardiovascular Symposium for 2019
The Limi Hospital Group, through its CardioCare Specialty Hospital, is pleased to convene the 3rd Annual Cardiovascular Symposium for 2019. Our theme for this year is “PRACTICAL CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE SKILLS FOR THE HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL&rd...
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Climate Change Threatens Healthcare Systems: International Council of Nurses Calls on Governments to Act Now
The International Council of Nurses (ICN) calls on governments to take immediate action to tackle climate change, after latest Lancet Countdown report reveals impending health crisis for future generations. Climate change poses the single biggest he...
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President of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria Presents Presidential Accountability Note
PRESIDENTIAL ACCOUNTABILITY NOTE. REVIEW OF THE SEVEN POINT AGENDA: HOW WE STAND IN THE FIRST YEAR END SUFFERING OF INTERN PHARMACISTS Held Advocacy  meetings  with  FMOH, agreeable  to  central  posting, yet to&n...
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Sweeping Agreement Inked by WHO and African Union to Accelerate Vital Health Goals
Today the African Union (AU) Commission and the World Health Organization (WHO) signed an historic Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) cementing their mutual commitment to expand and deepen their relationship and cooperation.    The docume...
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Medical Officers Vacancy at a New Hospital
Applications are invited from suitably qualified medical officers into a new private hospital situated at Royal Plaza International, Klm 35, Lekki-Epe Expressway by Bogije Bus-stop opposite AutoNation Ibeju/Lekki Area of Lagos. Interested candidate...
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West African College of Physicians Primary Membership and Fellowship Examinations Online Registration For April 2020
The April 2020 Membership and Fellowship Examinations of the West African College of Physicians (WACP) will be held simultaneously at i. The National Hospital Abuja (NHA), ii. Korie-Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH), Accra, Ghana and iii. University Co...
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Next Generation Disease Detectives: The institutions training future Nigerian leaders to fight epidemics
The global health community received an important announcement on the 29th October 2019 – the beginning of the first-ever human trial for a possible Lassa fever vaccine. This move was championed by Themis Biomedicals and the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI), but the process leading up to this achievement started long ago. In January [...] The post Next Generation Disease Detectives: The institutions training future Nigerian leaders to fight epidemics appeared first on Nigeria Health Watch.
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CBD Oil In Nigeria: All the Rage, But Is It Safe & Effective?
Cannabidiol (CBD) oil has become the hot new product in states that have legalized medical marijuana. The non-intoxicating marijuana extract is being credited with helping treat a host of medical problems -- everything from epileptic seizures to anx...
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Communiqué Issued at the End of 43rd Annual General and Scientific Meeting - West African College of Physicians
PREAMBLE The 43rd Annual General and Scientific Meeting of the West African College of Physicians was held at the PALAIS DE LA GRATITUDE, Abomey- Calavi, Benin republic from 3rd to 8th November 2019. The Minister of Health, Republic of Benin, Pr...
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Medical Officer at Genesis Specialist Hospital Lagos
We are a high end medical facility located in GRA Ikeja and require the services of a Medical Officer with at least two years post qualification. The ideal candidate is expected to possess adequate experience in emergency care, trauma care and in-p...
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West African College of Physicians April 2020 Online Registration for Primary, Membership and Fellowship Examinations
The April 2020 Membership and Fellowship Examinations of the West African College of Physicians (WACP) will be held simultaneously at The National Hospital Abuja (NHA), Korie-Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH), Accra, Ghana and University College Hosp...
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European Doctors Think Chinese Medicine Should Come With A Health Warning By James Griffiths
Herbs to increase breast milk supply and heal the spleen. Traditional remedies which promise to cure insomnia and acne. Secret cancer treatments that have been ignored or suppressed by Western medicine. Practitioners of Traditional Chinese Medici...
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Management of Tonsillitis
A young man developed a sore throat, a cough, high temperature (fever) and headache. He felt sick, found swallowing painful and had swollen neck glands. His symptoms typically got worse over two to three days and refused to go for a whole week. He s...
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Stop Going For Treatment Abroad – LUTH CMD
The Chief Medical Director of the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Prof. Chris Bode, has implored Nigerians to stop travelling abroad to treat health-related challenges, saying the hospital is equipped to world standard.   Bode spoke durin...
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State Technical Malaria Lead Vacancy at the Management Sciences for Health (MSH)
The Management Sciences for Health (MSH), a global health nonprofit organization, uses proven approaches developed over 40 years to help leaders, health managers, and communities in developing nations build stronger health systems for greater health...
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Assistant Technical Officer, Pharmacy Vacancy at FHI 360
FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions. Our staff includes experts in health, education, nutrition, environment, economic development, civi...
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