90 percent of cancer deaths occur in developing countries, says expert

Former Head of Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Prof. Olalekan Abudu, has said 80 to 90 per cent of new cases and deaths from cervical cancer occur in low […]

Online platform seeks to improve disease diagnosis, treatment, reduce death by 10%

website Stack Diagnostics, Nigeria’s first molecular diagnostics and personalised medicine company has launched DiagnoseMe.Africa, an online platform that provides diagnostics and treatment tools for healthcare providers in Africa. According to the company, the diagnostic platform […]

Collaboration, transparent leadership can improve healthcare, says Saraki

[FILE PHOTO] Senate President, Bukola Saraki The President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki has said that effective collaboration and transparent leadership can improve the healthcare system in the country. Speaking at the 91st Annual […]

Alcohol kills over 3 million people yearly – WHO

Alcohol. Photo credit: Pinterest Harmful use of alcohol is responsible for the death of around 3 million people per year, according to a new report by the World Health Organization. The UN health agency’s latest […]