UNITED TO PRESERVE ANTIMICROBIALS

UNITED TO PRESERVE ANTIMICROBIALS   World Antibiotics Awareness Week 2020 (18th-24th November, 2020) We can’t afford to cede this vantage point to the minions of the microbial world, the quantum …

DIABETES: NURSES MAKE THE DIFFERENCE

DIABETES: NURSES MAKE THE DIFFERENCE   World Diabetes Day: 14th November, 2020 Diabetes Mellitus (Diabetes for short) is a chronic metabolic disorder characterized by elevated blood sugar levels, which progressively …

World Malaria Day

“Every two minutes, a child under 5 dies of malaria”. Malaria, a preventable and curable disease yet in 2017 it was recorded that it resulted in 435,000 deaths and 61% …

One Health Approach: The Journey So Far

One Health Approach: The Journey So Far By Melody Okereke; PANS, Nigeria According to the World Health Organization (WHO), one or more new infectious diseases have emerged each year since …

HEALTHCARE FOR AFRICANS – PART 5

HEALTHCARE FOR AFRICANS – PART 5 By Charlotte Ahmadu From the Project Team Leader The economic consequences of illness can be both devastating and catastrophic to individuals, families and countries …