Medical Lab Scientists Scale Up Fight Against Quackery, Unwholesome Practices 

By Daniel Dafe The fight against quackery and unwholesome practices by the Medical Laboratory Scientists Council of Nigeria (MLSCN), recorded another casualty today, as a court in Warri, Delta State, remanded an accused, Mr. Efe Cletus Akpomedaye, a Science Laboratory Technologist in prison custody. Mr. Akpomedaye was involved in the practice of Medical Lab sciences…

Drug Abuse: DTHA Calls On Gov Okowa To Direct Ministry Of Health To Address Menace

The Delta State House of Assembly has called on the State Governor, Senator (Dr) Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa to direct the Ministry of Health to put anti drug abuse sensitization initiatives, strategies and programmes to enable them collaborate with International organizations and other relevant stakeholders to checkmate the rising menace of abuse of narcotic drugs and…

15 States Record 31 Lassa Fever Deaths

Health minister, Isaac Adewole Monday announced that the outbreak of Lassa fever has spread to 15 states, recording 31 deaths. He added that there had been 105 laboratory confirmed cases and three probable cases. The minister told the Emergency National Council of Health in Abuja that cases were recorded in Bauchi, Plateau, Taraba, Nasarawa, Benue,…