WHY MORE NIGERIANS ARE COMING DOWN WITH STROKE

Medical experts have given reasons why more Nigerians than ever before are coming down with stroke even as they warn that many more may...

HEALTH: AKWA IBOM TO ESTABLISH COLLEGE OF NURSING AND MIDWIFERY

A new Bill that seeks to establish the College of Nursing and Midwifery in Akwa Ibom State successfully passed through second reading at the...

24 CONTAINERS OF HOSPITAL EQUIPMENT TO ARRIVE AKWA IBOM

Governor Udom Emmanuel has announced that over 24 containers of medical equipment will soon arrive the state as part of his administration’s efforts at...

NIGERIA TO BE POLIO-FREE BY AUGUST 2018

The World Health Organisation (WHO) Coordinator in Cross River, Dr Thompson Igbu, says Nigeria will be polio free by August 2018. Dr Igbu made this...

ADAMAWA CHOLERA OUTBREAK FATALITY RATE DROPS TO 1.8 PER CENT –...

Dr Fatima Atiku, the Adamawa State Commissioner for Health says the fatality rate of recent cholera outbreak in Mubi-North and Mubi-South Local Government Areas...

95 BUTCHERS INFECTED WITH BRUCELLOSIS IN BAUCHI

The Bauchi State Government has said that 95 butchers in the state have been infected with an animal-related disease known as Brucellosis in Bauchi...

2019: WHAT WILL HAPPEN TO NIGERIA IF BUHARI USES MILITARY, POLICE...

Presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria, ACPN, Obiageli Ezekwesili, has warned President Muhammadu Buhari against using security officers to compromise next...

EGG SHELL AND YOU

By Happiness NKAN DO YOU KNOW? Egg’s shell is a natural source of minerals and contains 90% calcium. Calcium is easily absorbed by our body because...

FG TO SELL POLARIS BANK IN TWO YEARS – AMCON

The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) says it plans to sell Polaris Bank within two years. Ahmed Kuru, Chief Executive Officer, AMCON, said this...

HOW TO GET A CLEAR SKIN NATURALLY

By Happiness Nkan DRINK LEMON WATER EVERY MORNING Drinking warm lemon water has been said to be effective for throat infection, dental problem. Lemon water...

COMMUNITY STAKEHOLDERS FOR SOCIAL GOOD CALLS FOR COORDINATED EFFORTS TO FIGHT...

by Abel Udoekene The fight against COVID19 gathers more momentum as Stakeholders, Corporate Organizations, Institutions, Academia, Local Entrepreneurs in Akwa Ibom State under the umbrella...

SEE NEW DEVICE THAT GETS RID OF BLOOD PRESSURE, ARTHRITIS, STROKE,...

Listen! It doesn’t matter how long you have battling with that ailment, this amazing device helps to completely get rid of various...

RICE AND YOU

By Happiness Nkan Rice water is rich in beauty minerals and vitamins that are awesome for the hair and skin/ rice water is the water...

2019: UKPONG-UDO CANVASSES FOR PROMPT HEALTHCARE DELIVERY

A Federal House Representatives hopeful, Obong Emmanuel Ukpong-Udo has hailed Governor Udom Emmanuel over his dedication and commitment towards ensuring that Akwa Ibom’s primary...

PALM OIL AND YOU

By Happiness Nkan Palm oil is an edible vegetable oil that has long been used for cooking in Africa and one of the main ingredients...

IBOM SPECIALIST HOSPITAL WILL REVERSE MEDICAL TOURISM ABROAD – HEALTH MINISTER

The Federal Government says it will partner with the Akwa Ibom Government on the operations of Ibom Specialist Hospital to stop Nigerians from seeking...

HEALTHY MICE WITH SAME-SEX PARENTS BORN FOR FIRST TIME

Findings show barriers to same-sex reproduction in humans can technically be overcome – but not yet Healthy mice with two mothers have been born for...

NIGERIA TO BE POLIO-FREE BY AUGUST 2018

The World Health Organisation (WHO) Coordinator in Cross River, Dr Thompson Igbu, says Nigeria will be polio free by August 2018. Dr Igbu made this...

SHOW OF LOVE: LEWA DOLES OUT GIFT ITEMS TO PATIENTS AT...

Mercy OBOT Earlier today, the wife of the Speaker of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Mrs Itohowo Aniekan Bassey, led...

FAST FOOD MAY CONTRIBUTE TO TEEN DEPRESSION, STUDY SAYS

(CNN) — Preteens are known for their defiant attitudes and dramatic mood swings, but over the last decade a much more disturbing characteristic has...

MORE INTENSE EXERCISE LINKED TO A BETTER SEX LIFE, EXPLORATORY STUDY...

(CNN) — There's really nothing better for your health than exercise -- and that applies to your sex life's health too. "Men and women who...

HEALTHCARE: A’IBOM ASSEMBLY SEEKS ACTION ON RESURGENCE OF LASSA FEVER

  Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly has called on the State Ministry of Health and other relevant authorities, to be proactive in curtailing the...

CORONA VIRUS: SET UP ISOLATION TENTS; PROF ETTETE PETERS URGES GOVERNMENT

  A Professor of respiratory medicine, Ettete Peters has urged Akwa Ibom State government to immediately set up an isolation tent that can accommodate 20...

UUTH 200,000LTRS WATER EXPANSION PROJECT: DE-MBARUKAS HANDS OVER STORAGE AND TREATMENT...

  De-Mbarukas Limited, a reputable environmental consulting firm, has handed over the first phase of its water project, 200,000litres Expansion of...

COVID-19: Provide safety nets for the poorest Nigerians, urges Policy Alert

Policy Alert, a non-governmental organization working to improve economic and environmental governance in Nigeria, has called on the Nigerian federal and state governments to...

FOOD, HEALTH AND THE FUTURE

  Eating more gluten early in life is tied to children's higher risk of celiac disease, a study says (CNN) — Bad news for lovers of...

‘INFECTED NURSE: I’M GLAD COVID-19 DIDN’T KILL ME’

May Toba, a Nigerian based in the United Kingdom is a nurse and a mother of two. She is a grateful survivor of the...

COVID-19: AKWA IBOM CASES MOSTLY HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS – GOV EMMANUEL

In what appeared to be a tacit acceptance of the announcement by the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa...

COVID-19: GOVERNOR EMMANUEL BREAKS RECORD

... Inaugurates World-class 300 bed Isolation Centre within one month By Ubong Ntekim. In his avowed determination to expand the frontiers of containment measures against...

FINALLY, FG REVEALS DRUG USED FOR TREATING COVID-19 PATIENTS  

The Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, has revealed the drug used in treating COVID-19 patients in Nigeria. Ehanire during a press briefing on Tuesday said...

ALLOW ME TEST THE POTENCY OF MY HERBAL MEDICINE ON COVID...

By Emmanuel Paragon Mbong   A tradomedical practitioner, Mr Samuel Akpan Namonso aka Chicago has sent a passionate appeal to Akwa Ibom State Government and Nigerians...

NCDC DG, WHO ranks A’Ibom EOC as best in Nigeria

... says State's Medical Facilities represent future of healthcare in Nigeria The Director General of Nigerian Center for Disease Control, Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu, has adjudged...

CORONAVIRUS: NIGERIA RECORDS FIRST DEATH

Nigeria on Monday confirmed its first coronavirus death. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made the confirmation on its official Twitter handle. The patient is...

COVID-19 second wave: FG issues fresh order to civil servants as...

The Federal Government on Tuesday directed civil servants from grade level 12 and below to stay at home. They are to remain at home for...