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Osun State sets Hygiene Standards high to prevent Lassa Fever

The Osun State Government has called on the people of the state to be vigilant and maintain the highest hygiene standard possible in the light...
Vaccination for Meningitis in Nigeria

Disease Outbreak: Kwara State denies Mystery Illness in Oro Ago Community

kwara State Commissioner for Health, Alhaji Suleiman Alege, has denied reports of alleged outbreak of a mystery illness that claimed 70 lives in Oro-Ago...
Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki

Strong Primary Health Care for Edo People is a Priority – Governor Obaseki

Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki has reinstated his administration’s commitment to a strong primary health care system that will deliver quality services to Edo...
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Infant Mortality Rate: Malnutrition responsible for Half of the Deaths in Nigeria

The Head of Nutrition Division at the Federal Ministry of Health, Dr. Chris Isokpunkwu disclosed that more than half of the close to one...
Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA) MamaCare for Exclusive Breastfeeding

WBFA advises Health Workers, Families and Partners To Increase Their Supports For New Mothers

The Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA) alongside the global health community advocated for exclusive breastfeeding for the first 6 months of a newborn's life. The...
Wellbeing Foundation Africas MamaCare Birth Preparedness Education for Nigerian Mothers

WBFA’s MamaCare Birth Preparedness Education Improves Breastfeeding Rates Among Nigerian Mothers

The Wellbeing Foundation Africa's MamaCare Birth Preparedness Education improves Breastfeeding Rates among Nigerian Mothers; announces Plans to achieve Scale.  The Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA), an...
World Breastfeeding Week 2017

Nigeria’s Ministry of Health Set To Launch Breastfeeding Advocacy Initiative

Nigeria's Ministry of Health will be collaborating with its nutrition and health sector partners to celebrate the 2017 World Breastfeeding Week as the 25th...
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Short & Sweet: How to Get Rid of Bed Bugs Quickly

“There’s no place like home,” everyone seems to agree on this quote, and it is indeed correct. Home is where a person can find...
Infant Breastfeeding

Expert Advises Nursing Mothers On Exclusive Breastfeeding For The First 6 Months

Dr. Olusola Amure who is the Chief Medical Director (CMD) at Ifako-Ijaiye General Hospital has advised nursing mothers to ensure that they breastfeed their...
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta

Cholera Outbreak: Kenyan Government shuts Two Hotels

Two major hotels in Nairobi, Jacaranda and San Valencia, have been closed down indefinitely in the wake of cholera outbreak. According to Africa Review, Kenya’s...