Donor Countries, Private Sector Pledge $9.00 Billion To Sexual, Reproductive Health Schemes

Donor countries have pledged around $1.00 billion in support to sexual and reproductive health and gender equality programmes, just as private sector firms agreed...

World Diabetes Day 2019 – Message of WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moeti

On 14 November each year, WHO joins the international community in observing World Diabetes Day. This year’s theme is “the family and diabetes” because managing...

Five simple steps to protect against flu

The most common symptoms of influenza (flu) include fever, a dry cough, headache, muscle and joint pain, a sore throat and a runny nose. Each...

How your brain reacts when you are dieting

What if we ask you, what's the most complicated thing on the surface of the earth, many of you would say, it’s the human...
UN, DRC condemn violence against Ebola

Ebola survivors battle grief and stigma in eastern Congo

Arlette Kavugho was discharged from an Ebola ward in eastern Congo in March, but her troubles did not end there. When the mother of six...

Rotary Club reiterates commitment to eradicating polio

The Rotary Club of Abuja, Maitama chapter, has reiterated commitment to eradicating polio in the country. Mrs Eucheria Ekweozoh, President of the chapter, said this...

Paralysis Of Unknown Origin

In a space of a few weeks, she lost her legs, her bladder and her bowel. It started like a joke but at the...

Second Ebola vaccine to be used in DR Congo next month

Doctors will use a second Ebola vaccine from November in three eastern provinces in the Democratic Republic of Congo to fight the deadly virus,...

Breastfeeding prevents cancer– Expert

A medical expert, Mrs Abigael Shona, says breastfeeding a baby can prevent breast cancer in women. Shona told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on...

With 1.5 Million People Affected, Humanitarian Health Situation In Syria Worries WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) is gravely concerned about the humanitarian health situation in northeast Syria, where up to 200,000 people have been displaced...

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