Sunday , 24 September 2017
Breaking News

Recent Posts

Revolutionary malaria tests have unexpected downsides

Share this on WhatsAppA simple fix to a major public health challenge has turned out to be not so simple after all. In the early 2000s, researchers developed rapid diagnostic tests (RDTs) for malaria, a major childhood killer. Simple as a home pregnancy kit, RDTs need just one drop of blood from a finger prick to detect the malaria parasite. ...

Read More »

Senator Ashafa Calls On Community Pharmacists To Lead Charge Against Drug Abuse

Share this on WhatsAppThe Senator representing Lagos East, Senator Gbenga Ashafa has called on the Association of Community Pharmacist’s, to lead the charge in the fight against the abuse of over the counter and prescription pills. Ashafa who made the call as the chairman of the 2017 Edition of the Lagos Chapter of the Associations Day, was represented by Dr. ...

Read More »

Study!!! HIV injection taken every two months scraps need for daily drugs

Share this on WhatsApp*Bacteria under foreskin of penis raise men’s risk by up to 63% by acting as virus’ ‘gateway’ into body The Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV) can be controlled by an injection needed just six times a year – scrapping the need for daily drugs, scientists claim. Experts have hailed the early trial findings as ‘life-changing’ and have suggested ...

Read More »