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Fresh Crises Looms in Nigeria’s Health Sector

Fresh Crises Looms in Nigeria’s Health Sector

4 separate unions of health staff are set to join the striking Nigerian Union of Allied Health Professionals by October 31, if agreements reached months ago with federal government are not announced throughout the civil service in circulars. “Only NUAHP ...

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Getting it Right: Mental Health and HIV/AIDS Care and Support

Getting it Right: Mental Health and HIV/AIDS Care and Support

Written by John Minto Managing Director Gede Foundation www.gedefoundation.org At the beginning of the HIV-AIDS pandemic, medical efforts tended to concentrate, understandably, on finding appropriate biomedical responses to what was a strange and devastating illness. In turn, counselling often focused ...

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WORLD SIGHT DAY 2014: No more avoidable Blindness

WORLD SIGHT DAY 2014: No more avoidable Blindness

The World Health Organization (W.H.O) in partnership with various Governmental and non -Governmental organizations (NGOs) celebrated the World Sight Day (WSD) on the 9th of October 2014. Traditionally, second Thursdays of October is observed yearly as WSD to create awareness ...

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Mass Awareness Aids Polio Eradication in Nigeria

Mass Awareness Aids Polio Eradication in Nigeria

Written by Ndidi chukwu As Nigeria joined the rest of the world to celebrate World Polio Day, response from Nigerian masses who responded to U-report questions on polio shows that 90 percent of approximately 16,775  U-reporters will vaccinate their children ...

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Growing concerns about Ebola in Africa

Growing concerns about Ebola in Africa

There is a growing concerns about the effect of Ebola not only on its victims but on the entire health system.  In the 3 African countries mostly affected Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, the meager resources for the entire health ...

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First Ebola Death in the USA by Dr. Shanthi Elavazagan

First Ebola Death in the USA by Dr. Shanthi Elavazagan

Written by Dr. Shanthi Elavazagan Senior House Medical Officer, Ebix, Inc. drshanthi@ebix.com I was mournful when I first heard the news about the sad demise of Thomas Eric Duncan in Texas, US due to Ebola. Even after several preventive measures ...

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