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User Fees threaten access to HIV Treatment in Nigeria 

The United States government raises concern over user fees charged by healthcare

Benue Govt. Sponsors overseas treatment of baby with heart disease

The Benue State Government has disclosed plans to fund the treatment of

Viral Hepatitis on the rise in Nigeria as millions are infected

Available statistics show that, millions of Nigerians are infected with Viral Hepatitis.

Cancer drug may ease symptoms of Parkinson's disease

A drug used to fight chronic myeloid leukaemia might also relieve symptoms

Edo Govt. Set to enroll 1 million persons in Health Insurance Scheme

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, says the Edo Health Insurance Scheme, EdoHIS,

HIV: Over 44, 000 persons living with Virus in Nassarawa

Over 44,000 persons are said to be living with HIV, while 22,000

UK Discloses bird flu for first time since 2017

Britain’s government said bird flu had been confirmed at a chicken farm

Malaria fight stalling at 'unacceptably high level' of deaths – WHO

The World Health Organization, WHO, has said that malaria still infects millions

Two cases of Yellow Fever Confirmed in Bauchi

Two cases of yellow fever have been identified in Ningi Local Government

PCN seals 387 pharmacies, medicine shops in Benue

A total of 387 pharmacies and patent medicine stores across Benue State

Lassa Fever Claims Five Lives in Benue

Five persons have been confirmed dead in Benue State following an outbreak

Health Minister Condemns Frequent Medical Tourism by High Ranking Govt. Officials

Nigeria’s Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, has condemned the frequency of medical