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  • Best Christmas gift ever: 9-year-old boy donates bone marrow to save his 5-year-old brothers life

    December 23, 2013 5:48 PM 18

    Posted in wpzoom Around the Web on December 23, 2013 5:22 pm / no comments A 9-year-old boy has given his little brother a life-saving Christmas present by offering him a bone marrow transplant. Kiran Merrick donated bone marrow to save his five-year-old brother, Sam, who has chronic lung disease and a rare immune deficiency. The boys’ parents, Louise

  • Why HIV is a common cause of kidney failure

    December 22, 2013 10:05 PM 35

    appearing in an upcoming issue of the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN). The study’s investigators also developed a simple urine test to diagnose such infections. Meanwhile, researchers have used radioimmunotherapy (RIT) to destroy remaining human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected cells in the blood samples of patients treated

  • Dangote donates mobile clinic to Clara Oshiomhole Foundation

    December 21, 2013 7:27 PM 13

    Alhaji Aliko Dangote, the Chairman of Dangote Group, on Saturday pledged to provide three more mobile clinic to the Clara Oshiomhole Foundation. Dangote made the pledge when he presented the first van to the foundation in Benin. He explained that the donation was to commemorate the third year of the death of Clara, wife of Gov. Adams Oshiomhole of Edo. The foundation

  • I Suffered Depression From Chime’s Treatment – Fmr. Enugu First Lady Revealed

    December 20, 2013 7:25 PM 23

    Wife of the Enugu State Governor, Clara Chime, has finally broken her silence in an exclusive interview with Channels Television, as she recounted her ordeal in the hands of her husband. As Governor Sullivan Chime’s wife, she was in the public eye for about 5years. She has however been in the news recently because of the controversy surrounding her life in the Government

  • PHN, Minister Seek Telcos Partnership in Addressing Infrastructure for Vaccines, Articles

    December 20, 2013 2:41 AM 41

    Private Health Alliance of Nigeria (PHN), a public-private institution aimed at leveraging private sector capabilities to improve Nigeria’s health outcomes Thursday held a meeting with the Minister of Communications Technology, Mrs. Omobola Johnson, on how telecommunications companies (Telcos) could leverage its capabilities to address last-mile cold chain

  • Terrible: Girl, 13, gives birth to TRIPLETS fathered by 61-year-old who is on the run

    December 19, 2013 10:59 PM 21

    Posted in wpzoom Around the Web on December 19, 2013 9:21 pm / no comments The father is a 61-year-old man who is now on the run from authorities who are looking to charge him with sexually abusing a child. The young mother told local media she was ‘happy’ with her three sons, whom she has named Samuel, Joshua and Jovanny. All three children are in the intensive

  • We Are Not Under Probe By ICPC - NPHCDA Boss

    December 19, 2013 5:21 PM 22

    The Executive Director, National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), Dr Ado Muhammed, has refuted media reports that the agency was being investigated for corrupt practices by the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC). While giving an account of his two-year stewardship in office on Thursday in Abuja during a media parley, he said, “The agency

  • AMAZING TRANSFORMATION: See Nigerian Guy Who Transformed From Black To Completely White (PHOTOS)

    December 18, 2013 4:39 PM 15

    Delta state born beautician and skincare expert, Pela Tonye Okiemute who specializes in skin whitening and sales of bleaching product in a recent interview with Encomium says there is no negative effect to it. Why do you deal in bleaching despite the fact that it has a negative impact on the skin? The negative impact from bleaching is when you use bad product

  • Group accuses NACA of discriminating against HIV patients

    December 17, 2013 10:18 PM 13

    WorldStage Newsonline-- The Network of People Living with HIV/AID in Nigeria (NEPWHAN) has accused the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) of exclusion and discrimination against HIV patients. According to NEPWHAN 's National Coordinator, Mr. Edward Ogenyi, the group had been excluded in the agency's dealing even on issues that concerns it. NEPWHAN

  • Kano State spends N20m to tackle cholera outbreak -- Commissioner

    December 17, 2013 7:10 PM 23

    The Kano State Government says that it has spent N20 million in tackling cholera outbreak in the 44 local government areas of the state. The Commissioner for Health, Dr Abubakar Labaran, said this at a news conference on Tuesday in Kano. He, however, urged the residents to immediately report any symptoms of gastroenteritis to the nearest health centres