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Port Harcourt, Nigeria
Monday, October 22, 2018

"Our goal is to make Rivers State a land of peace and prosperity with boundless opportunities and possibilities"

– a place where no one is left behind...

Gov.Ezenwo Nyesom Wike

Glaucoma Runs In Family – Expert

As the world celebrated World Eyesight Day last weekend, an ophthalmologist with the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital (UPTH), Dr Ejele Irabor has...

Unwanted Pregnancy: Body Seeks Govt, Stakeholders’ Intervention

Towards checking the rampant cases of unwanted pregnancies in the society, the Network of Reproductive Health Journalists in Nigeria (NRHJN) has called on government...

NMA Demands Improved Funding Of Health Sector

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has called for improved funding of the health sector to prevent diseases and boost the lives of citizens. The President...

UNICEF Decries Lack Of Awareness On Maternal Neonatal Disease

UNICEF Health specialist, Mr Hilary Ozoh, has decried the low level public awareness of the deadly Maternal Neonatal Tetanus disease (MNT) ahead of the...

How Excess Salt Destroys Your Health

After reading an article by J.I Rodale on how excess salt usage damages our health, I am motivated to write this article. A lot of...

College Of Health Sciences Admits 929 Students

The Rivers State College of Health Sciences has admitted a total of 929 students for the 2018/2019 academic session. Making the revelation recently at the...

FG Moves To Reduce HIV/AIDS Infection

The Federal Government has increased its pace in tackling the issue of HIV/AIDS through the ongoing 2018 survey being carried out by the Nigeria...

Cancer, Malaria Screening Tops HealthWellness Summit

Cancer and malaria screening dominated a threeday summit on Health and Wellness organised by health professionals in Port Harcourt. Brand Manager of Miral Pharmacy, one...

Juice For Better Health (I)

These days, the malaise of ailments have increased due to poor diet and eating habits. A lot of people eat on the go, and...

Expert Lists Dangers Of Early Childbearing

An expert in Public Health Education, Prof. Lawanson Briggs has enumerated five key consequences of early childbirth among girls. Making his presentation recently, Prof. Briggs...
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