FRSC, has concluded plans to collaborate with the NICON Insurance PLC to offset auto crash victims’ medical bills.
ABUJA – Worried by the escalating cases of medical establishments rejecting road traffic accident victims across the country, the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, has concluded plans to col… View »
Metabolic syndrome comprises a group of medical disorders that increase people’s risk of diabetes.
People with metabolic abnormalities are at increased risk of developing kidney disease, according to a study appearing in an upcoming issue of the Clinical Journal of the American Society N… View »
A growing number of children and teenagers are being diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
A growing number of children and teenagers are being diagnosed withattention deficit hyperactivity disorder(ADHD), according to a new report released today by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and… View »
Study-obesity Complicates Asthma Diagnosis.
More than a third of obese asthmatic patients had no evidence of bronchial hyper-responsiveness, suggesting frequent misdiagnosis of breathlessness, British investigators reported. In an obser… View »
South African Medical Association owning the NHI system.
The association has always remained willing to hold meetings with all NHI stakeholders and welcomes the release of the government’s green paper on the proposed insurance. Through its health policy st… View »
Nigeria still recorded about 25 polio cases across seven states.
Despite efforts made to interrupt the wild polio virus, Nigeria still recorded about 25 polio cases across seven states, Acting Executive Director of the National Primary Health Care Development Agen… View »
Kenyans Address Medical Negligence, Staff Shortages in Public Hospitals.
NAIROBI, KENYA – Alice Mwongera, 42, a mother of two, lost her husband two years ago at a public hospital in Nairobi, the capital. The memories of that tragic day still haunt her. Her husband, Mose… View »
ICICI Securities has maintained `Buy` on Fortis Healthcare with a price target of Rs 185.
ICICI Securities has maintained `Buy` on Fortis Hea a price target of Rs 185 as against the current market price (CMP) of Rs 148 in its report dated Aug. 19, 2011.… View »
US employers are using domestic medical tourism than international tourism.
A new report by a leading benefits consultant says that while more US employers are using domestic medical tourism for some specialist healthcare, few are prepared to consider international me… View »
New Treatments for Cervical Cancer.
SAN DIEGO, Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — A forensic researcher, Lin