How Cuba's doctors became her biggest export
For about 60 years, Cuba has been sending healthcare professionals around the world. This is done in solidarity with those in need, but also as part of a concerted campaign of medical diplomacy and to make money to help the country survive an ongoing US embargo.
World's alcohol consumption expected to rise 17% in next decade
Alcohol consumption is expected to increase 17% over the next decade after rising steadily for the last two, the medical journal Lancet has found. Half of all the world's adults are expected to be drinking by 2030.
Maryam Sanda caused hospital not to treat dying husband - Witness
A prosecution witness, Hamza Abdullahi on Thursday, November 15, 2018, told an FCT High Court sitting in Maitama that Maryam Sanda’s refusal to answer doctor’s questions forced the hospital to deny her husband, Bilyaminu Bello medical attention.
US, Project Pink Blue train 44 cancer doctors to save Nigerians from disease
US Mission in Nigeria, in collaboration with Project Pink Blue, kicked off a medical oncology training for 44 Nigerian clinical oncologists on Monday 13th August 2018.
U.S. unveils tariffs on $50 billion worth of Chinese imports
The Trump administration on Tuesday raised the stakes in a growing trade showdown with China, announcing 25 percent tariffs on some 1,300 industrial technology, transport and medical products to try to force changes in Beijing's intellectual property practices.
Post insurgency - PCNI offers 5,000 Adamawa victims free medical service
Post insurgency - PCNI offers 5,000 Adamawa victims free medical service.
700 foreign medical students, parents accuse Nigeria's Medical Council of Nigeria of victimisation
700 foreign medical students who sat for the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria, MDCN, licensing examination have expressed frustration over the ill-treatment meted out at them.
Army organises medical outreach in Kano community
Army organises medical outreach in Kano community.
ANPA medical mission – Lagosian’s get free screening for diabetes
ANPA medical mission – Lagosian’s get a free screening for diabetes.