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World Bank director for health praises Jonathan for stopping ebola, polio

World Bank’s new global director for health, nutrition and population, Dr. Ali Muhammad Pate has commended former President Dr Goodluck Jonathan for his...

Senate queries Adewole over poor state of health infrastructure – Punch...

The Senate has summoned the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, and has asked him to explain the reasons for the unflattering state...

Ric Flair’s Wife Gives Major Updates on His Health After Hospitalization

Instagram In related news, the WWE Hall of Famer's health struggle has forced him to cancel his appearance at 'The Roast of Ric Flair',...

Michael Schumacher health update: How is Schumacher NOW? Will he be...

Michael Schumacher, the seven-time Formula 1 world champion, suffered a traumatic head injury in December 2013. The racing legend was skiing off-piste at...

Mental health cut-off: Why sling me out of CAMHS at 18?

Kirsty was being treated by Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) up until the age of 18.She's one of 25,000 young people...

Health Ministry confirms first case of monkeypox in Singapore | #AsiaNewsNetwork

The 38-year-old man tested positive for the rare viral disease, which is primarily transmitted to humans from animals, on Wednesday (May 8), said...

Abia Govt owes health workers 13-month salaries, NMA says – Punch...

Olufemi Atoyebi, Abuja The Nigerian Medical Association on Thursday said Abia State Government owed doctors and other health workers at the Abia State Teaching...

Infected blood scandal: key files overlooked by Department of Health |...

The titles of 139 key files about HIV and infected blood transfusions that were missed by a supposedly thorough Department of Health internal...

Health insurance vital in achieving UHC – Ladele – Punch Newspapers

Dayo Ojerinde The Chairman, Health and Managed Care Association of Nigeria, Dr Tunde Ladele, has described health insurance as one of the ways to...

For its health and yours, keep the cat indoors

At least one running argument among cat lovers is now over: Whiskers, Lucy and Tigger are definitely better off staying indoors, scientists reported...

Major health stories in the news last week

1.9 million Nigerians living with HIV – NACA boss. The Nigerian HIV/AIDs Indicator and Impact Survey (NAIIS) indicates that about 1.9 million Nigerians are...

Tom Watson urges McDonald’s to cancel ‘danger to health’ campaign |...

McDonald’s has been accused of launching a “grotesque marketing strategy” that endangers public health by encouraging customers to eat more fast food in...

Bradford schoolchildren act as mental health mentors

Schoolchildren in Bradford are acting as mentors to help their classmates deal with mental health.Eleven schools across the city are involved in the...

Oakland Co. Health Division Confirms Travel Related Measles Case

Health officials confirmed a case of travel-related measles downstate. The Oakland County Health Division says the person was visiting from Israel and came to...

Report: Apps give Facebook sensitive health and other data

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Poll shift can trigger mental health disorders —Psychiatrist – Punch Newspapers

The unexpected news of the postponement of Saturday’s elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission can trigger some emotional, mental and physical health challenges...

DR Congo Ebola death toll passes 500 —Health ministry – Punch...

More than 500 people have died from the latest outbreak of Ebola in DR Congo, but a vaccination programme has prevented thousands more...

6 Children’s Books To Kickstart Conversations About Mental Health

We all need to take care of our mental wellbeing – and the earlier you start talking about mental wellness and the existence...

Time To Talk: These Are The Questions Parents Should Ask Kids...

It can be hard to get your child to open up about how they’re feeling and often, you don’t want to seem like...

Why gum disease is bad for your health

A new study found a link between Alzheimer's disease and Porphyromonas gingivalis, a type of bacteria that's associated with gum disease, CBS...

‘We Can’t Afford To See A Leader That Is Sick’ —...

The Good Governance Campaign, a coalition of at least 12 civil societies, has called on President Muhammad Buhari to declare his health status before the 2019...

Correction: Polio-Mozambique story – Valley Morning Star : Health & Wellness

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Measles cases rising | International Travel & Health Insurance Journal

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) and World Health Organization (WHO) have reported a significant...

Western lifestyles pose risk to migrants’ health, says WHO report |...

Western culture and society pose more health risks to migrants and refugees than they do to host nations, according to a World Health...

Superdrug tightens mental health checks on Botox customers | Society

Superdrug is tightening its screening for people seeking Botox, to ensure that those with mental health problems are not having injections because they...

Health workers threaten indefinite strike

Health workers under the auspices of the Joint Health Sector Unions have threatened to shut down the nation’s hospitals if the government fails...

Paris Jackson seeking treatment for emotional health: report

Paris Jackson has reportedly checked herself into a treatment facility for her emotional...

Lagos APC violence: Anxiety, fear over Oluomo’s health status

…‘He’s recuperating under police protection’ By Olasunkanmi Akoni LAGOS—RESIDENTS and motorists around Oshodi area of Lagos State have continued to live...

CUPP Wants Buhari’s Mental Health Examined Over Wife’s Cabal Claim

The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has called for the examination of President Muhammadu Buhari’s mental health status over the allegation by...

CUPP demands mental health test for Buhari, Atiku, others – Punch...

Olusola Fabiyi, Olalekan Adetayo, John Ameh, Sunday Aborisade, Kamarudeen Ogundele and Leye Aluko    The Coalition of United Political Parties on Sunday said President Muhammadu...

Vaping is 95% safer than smoking, claims Public Health England |...

The government is launching a new campaign to try to convince the UK’s smokers that vaping is safe and a good way to...

How To Cope At Christmas If You Live With A Mental...

Those of us with mental health problems can often feel disconnected at Christmas. Disconnected from the warmth, the joy and all the elements...

Evening workouts may be best for men with high blood pressure,...

Men being treated for hypertension may find that exercising at night, rather than in the morning, helps reduce their blood pressure readings, a...

Aisha’s Buhari task health minister on funding for women living with...

- Aisha Buhari has called for efforts towards ensuring that people...

‘Outdated’ Mental Health Act Must Give Power Back To Patients, Says...

People who are sectioned because of mental illness can become powerless...

Health inspectors have visited these 18 Hull outlets – this is...

November has proved a busy month for environmental health inspectors after visiting dozens of food outlets. The good news is that the vast...

Obaseki directs health ministry to curtail yellow fever outbreak in Uhunmwode...

…Commissioner dispels strange illness rumour, says tests show 2 yellow fever casesEdo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has directed the state Ministry of...

As A Cancer Researcher, Brexit Makes Me Fearful For Our Future...

The political scuffle about whether it’s Theresa May’s deal, some other deal, or no deal at all is a distraction and it misses...

Mental Health has taken so much of my life from me

Emma Blezard, 18, says her mental health problems have robbed her of her teenage years.She started experiencing difficulties when she was 13, suffering...

Sydney dust storm: Health WARNING issued as freak weather hits Australia...

The worst of the dust storm hit Sydney on Wednesday morning but Southern Australia’s authorities have warned residents of the extremely dangerous quality...

Gary Lightbody angry at politicians on mental health

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Nasarawa shuts 109 health facilities operating illegally – Punch Newspapers

Nasarawa State government has closed 109 health facilities found to be operating illegally across the 13 local government areas of the state. Dr Haruna...

5 Things To Do This Weekend That Will Boost Your Mental...

After a long and exhausting week at work, it’s important to get your mental wellbeing in check again over the weekend – ready...

Gunmen kidnap 3 health workers in Nasarawa

Unknown gunmen on Thursday abducted three officials of the Nasarawa State Primary Health Care Development Agency (NSPHCDA). They were kidnapped along the Nasarawa-Toto Road,...

Michael Schumacher health latest: F1 star’s friend reveals sad news |...

The F1 star’s health has been a closely guarded secret since he was seriously hurt in a skiing accident in 2013.But his friend...

NHIS boss, Yusuf sues Health Minister

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Stakeholders decry static development in health sector

By Juliet Umeh Medical professionals and associations in Nigeria’s Health Sector have called for greater commitment to Universal Health Coverage in Nigeria.

The London choir for people affected by mental health

BBC Radio 5 Live has been to meet a London-based community choir for people affected by mental health issues.'More than just a choir'...

Police Force Pleads Guilty To Health And Safety Breaches After Restraint...

Devon and Cornwall Police have pleaded guilty to health and safety breaches in relation to a belt used on a man before he...

What Led to Selena Gomez’s Hospitalization for Mental Health Treatment (Exclusive)

Selena Gomez was having panic attacks before recently being hospitalized and seeking treatment at a mental health facility, a source tells ET. News broke...

Rangers icon Paul Gascoigne axed from Scottish Football Hall of Fame...

scrapped The Englishman had his nomination withdrawn, with the Scottish Football Association citing 'concerns over the state of his health' Paul Gascoigne’s nomination for the...

Michael Schumacher health update: Where is Michael Schumacher? Will he ever...

Michael Schumacher suffered a severe head injury and was left in a coma five years ago.The beloved Formula 1 legend was skiing off-piste...

Former Health Ministers To Be Quizzed Over Contaminated Blood Scandal For...

Former Secretaries of State for Health may be compelled to give...

‘Chemically-induced ripen fruits is injurious to your health’

Some medical practitioners and fruit sellers have condemned the use of chemicals to ripen fruits such as orange, mangoes, banana and plantain, warning...

Michael Schumacher health latest: F1 legend ‘still cries’ – major health...

French magazine Paris Match said the 49-year-old’s tears were often triggered when he saw the landscapes around his home overlooking lake Geneva in...

Why Buhari’s ‘800m walk’ makes both his health and age legitimate...

Do public officials owe the public full disclosures about their health status? Does the age of a political leader really matter when it...

Michael Schumacher health latest: ‘I’ve closed the chapter on Michael’ says...

Mystery surrounds the 49-year-old German’s condition, with very little information made public since the 2013 accident, which occurred in the French Alps.Willi Weber...

Birth control app highlights emerging health tech market

The condom, the pill and now, the smartphone? Natural Cycles, a mobile fertility app, this month became the first ever digital contraceptive device to...

Buhari has health challenges, cabal running his government – Tambuwal –

Tambuwal said this when he addressed thousands of youths and students who stormed his office to express their gratitude to him for involving...

Mood Kill: Real life mental health stories inspire new play

A new play showing at Camden Fringe Festival which hopes to help men speak out about their mental health issues has already helped...

Ebola outbreak latest: Health workers receive vaccinations as Congo death toll...

The World Health Organisation (WHO) today confirmed the vaccination process of health workers had begun, after the outbreak was first reported on Saturday.It...

‘They deserve life to be happy’ – caring for a child...

There are nearly seven million carers in the UK and it's estimated that up to 1.5 million of those care for someone with...

Canary Islands HEALTH WARNING: Tourists infected by antibiotic-resistant bug | World...

The antibiotic resistant bug, Klebsiella pneumoniae, which has affected travellers in the Canary Islands, can cause life-threatening conditions such as meningitis, pneumonia and...

Zamfara Has Employed 100 Doctors, 322 Nurses To Boost Health Sector...

Map of Nigeria showing Zamfara State  By Mohammed Munirat NasirZamfara state government in northwest Nigeria says it has recently employed 100 doctors and 322...

Thailand cave rescue: Thai soccer team will have mental health problems...

The operation to save the 12 boys and their coach is running “smoothly” according to Chiang Rai Governor Narongsak Osottanakorn, but the youngsters...

New health sector architecture to leverage on PPP –Obaseki

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has disclosed that the soonto- be-unveiled health sector architecture of the state will be anchored on...

Trapped boys to be rescued in stages depending on their health

The 12 boys and their football coach trapped in a flooded Thailand cave are set to be rescued in stages. ...

Maradona returns to health to watch France v Argentina

Diego Maradona bounced back from his health scare to watch Argentina take on France in the last 16 of the World Cup and...

Buhari speaks on his health

President Muhammadu Buhari has declared that now that this year’s Ramadan fast is over, he is healthier to attend to national issues. The nation’s...

Funding cuts means access to sexual health clinics ‘tougher’

New figures on sexually transmitted infections in England show an increase in syphilis and gonorrhoea but a BBC investigation suggests that funding cuts...

$40m needed to tackle Nigeria’s TB burden, says Health Minister

By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA— Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole said, yesterday, that Nigeria needed $40 million to tackle its burden of tuberculosis, which...

Health workers injured in Edo auto crash – Punch Newspapers

Alexander Okere, Benin No fewer than 19 persons have been reportedly injured in an auto crash on the Benin-Auchi expressway in Edo State. The victims...

Again,the health sector – Vanguard News

By Muyiwa Adetiba JOHESU is an acronym for Joint Health Sectors Union. Ordinarily, this should mean that it speaks for all the health sectors...

Dino Melaye: Court adjourns case indefinitely on health grounds

Justice Olasumbo Goodluck of FCT High Court, Maitama, on Thursday adjourned indefinitely the trial of the senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye, over...

JOHESU accuses medical doctors, health ministry of sabotage, insincerity –

The National Chairman of JOHESU, Biobebelemoye Josiah, has alerted the public on purported efforts by Nigerian doctors to frustrate ongoing talks to end...

Strike: JOHESU accuses doctors, health ministry of sabotage, insincerity

The National Chairman of JOHESU, Mr Biobebelemoye Josiah, has alerted the public on purported efforts by Nigerian doctors to frustrate ongoing talks to...

Buhari’s Son Had His Surgery In Nigeria, Not Germany – Health...

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