Cholera Kills 80 Persons In Zamfara

80 persons have been killed by Cholera in Zamfara State in the last one month. The state’s Commissioner for Health, Alhaji Suleiman Gummi, dislclosed this on Tuesday, in Gusau. Alhaji Gummi maintained that about 500 others were currently receiving treatment at various health facilities in the state. He said the disease had spread to 10 […]

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Indians Are Offering Free Diabetes Testing In Lagos

Towards making diagnosis and management of diabetes more accessible, the Indian Cultural Association in Lagos and BhojrajChanrai Foundation, are setting up camps for free, non-invasive early detection of diabetes among Nigerians. The Association’s President, Chief Sanjay Jain said the Indian community in Nigeria always has the interest of “needy Nigerians” at heart, and was introducing […]

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34 Million Nigerians Have Kidney Disease

Dr. Ebun Bamgboye who is a Consultant Physician/Nephrologist has revealed that approximately 34 million Nigerians have kidney disease. Bamgboye who is the Clinical Director at St Nicholas Hospital, Lagos, disclosed that the hospital treats over 120 kidney disease patients annually averaging 10 new cases every month. This revelation was made by Bamgboye at this year’s […]

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100, 000 People In Nasarawa Infected With HIV/AIDS

The Executive Secretary, Nasarawa State Aids Control Agency (NSACA) Dr. Zakari Umar has revealed that over 101,000 people are infected with HIV/AIDs in the state. Dr. Umar revealed this information during the graduation ceremony of 300 women and youths, including persons living with HIV/AIDS, trained on income generation skills at Mother and Child Enhancement Foundation […]

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Nigeria Sustains 4000 Cases Of Leprosy Annually

Anambra State Commissioner for Health, Dr Joe Akabuike has said an average of 4,000 cases of leprosy are reported annually in Nigeria. Akabuike, in a statement in Awka on Wednesday; to mark World Leprosy Day, said besides the fact that a large number of the cases were children, several of them were diagonised late leading […]

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