Bill Gates to pay Nigeria’s $76m debt

Nigeria has authorised Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to start the repayment of $76 million .

Excess fat in heart increases cardiac failure risks in diabetics

People suffering from diabetes run two- to five-fold risks of heart failure if they have.

Is owning a dog good for your health?

  A new study suggests canine-lovers could be 23% less likely to die from heart.

Scientists unravel link between alcohol and cancer

Think twice about that frothy, bubbly alcohol you consume as scientists have issued a new.

Pharmacists yield to Senate’s intervention, form drugs control group

As efforts to fight drug abuse in Nigeria hit to gear, the Pharmacists Council of.

Smokers: Tomatoes, apples can repair damaged lungs

Smokers who quit smoking and live on a diet high in tomatoes and fruits, particularly.

Buhari pledges increased investment in health sector

The Federal Government will increase investment in the health sector, so that the country can.

Drug abuse: Senate goes after importers, distributors

The President of the Senate Dr. Bukola Saraki has vowed to tackle the menace of.

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Experts tackle drug resistant tuberculosis

Health experts are strategising on how to effectively tackle drug resistant tuberculosis in order to.

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Half the world lacks access to essential health services — Experts

At least half of the world’s population cannot obtain essential health services, according to a.