Breastfeeding Not Sucking Prevents Cancer – Expert

Mrs Abigael Shona who is a medical expert according to her own experience in the medical field said that breastfeeding a baby, not the popular belief that men sucking their wife’s breast can prevent breast cancer in women.

Fund Primary Healthcare, Bill Gates Begs FG

The co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Bill Gates, has called on the Federal Government to improve budgetary allocation to primary health care system in Nigeria in order to attain the level of some other countries that have lower income but have done a better job with the primary health care system.

Following the yellow fever outbreak in Katsina and Bauchi States, the European Union (EU) has pledged to assist Nigeria with N31.8 million to help in combatting the outbreak.  According to health officials, the yellow fever outbreak in the two states has recorded over 30 deaths since the outbreak was traced to the recent visit to the Yankari Game reserve in Bauchi by some individuals in September.

NMA Raise Concern Over Mass Exodus Of Medical Doctors

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has disclosed that, challenged by the perceived poor condition of service in the Nigerian Health sector coupled with deteriorating health facilities it has observed that many medical Doctors are abandoning the country in search of greener pasture.

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