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World Breastfeeding Week – HEDEN Integrates Immunization Into Program

By JAMES EZEMA  A non-governmental organization, Health Education and Empowerment Initiative (HEDEN) in celebrating the world breastfeeding week for 2017, has integrated childhood immunization into their campaign. The integration of is to have a holistic approach to address childhood illnesses and improve childhood nutrition leading to childhood growth and development of

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Scientists warn of ‘biological annihilation,’ say mass extinction event is currently happening on Earth

-Agency Reports   When you hear the term “mass extinction” you probably imagine something like the space rock that smacked Earth and led to the demise of the dinosaurs, but according to a new research paper published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, we’re currently experiencing an extinction event

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National Assembly refuses to include statutory health funds in 2017 budget over fraud fright

Anietie Udobit,Monica Omachi   The Nigerian National Assembly has refused to set aside one percent of combined revenue for the health sector as statutorily required, until it is sure of sensible and transparent payout of the fund. The Executive Director of the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), Faisal Shuaib, revealed this

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