Skincare: Tips For Healthy Skin This Harmattan

Your skin is large and in charge, being the largest organ in the body has to count for something, right? December comes with the countdown to Christmas, time off work and festive food but you also get cracked lips and drier, ashy skin because of the harmattan season this time of the year. As your […]

Parents, Here’s What You Need To Know About Accidental Overdoses

All medicines are poisons.   They are incredibly useful in the right doses, lifesaving even. They can also be very dangerous, especially for children. There are numerous reports of accidental overdoses—especially in young children so we hope this post helps curb them a little bit.   Many medicines for children such as pain relievers, cough […]

Alert: Yellow Fever Outbreak In Nigeria

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed that a Yellow Fever outbreak is currently active in Nigeria with confirmed cases recorded in 14 States – Kwara, Kogi, Kano, Zamfara, Kebbi, Nasarawa, Niger, Katsina, Edo, Ekiti, Rivers, Anambra, FCT, and Benue States.  According to the authorities, Nigeria has recorded 1,640 suspected cases of Yellow […]

Beware As Meningitis Season Begins

Beware As Meningitis Season Begins Just a mention of meningitis strikes fear into the heart of many parents. This fear is valid and even more so as we progress through what is now called ‘meningitis season’ from November until June. Cerebro-spinal meningitis (CSM) is an inflammation of the lining of the brain and spinal cord […]

World Diabetes Day 2018

World Diabetes Day 2018 The theme for World Diabetes Day 2018 and 2019 is The Family and Diabetes. With half of the people currently living with diabetes unaware that they have it, diabetes concerns every family with over 425 million people currently living with diabetes.With type 2 diabetes becoming more prevalent in children, families have […]

Alternative Provider In Abakaliki, Ebonyi State

This is to inform you all that we now have an a new  provider in Abakaliki, Ebonyi  state with the address shown below; To this effect, kindly inform all enrollees and clients that they can also access care at alternative hospital shown below ;   S/N ISSUE PROVIDER ADDRESS 1 Police Clinics – Ebonyi​ Police Headquarters, Abakaliki, […]

What You Can Do For World Food Day

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What You Can Do For World Food Day Almost a billion people do not have enough nutritious food and are chronically food-insecure and malnourished. Droughts, floods, wars, conflicts, violence and poverty are the main causes of hunger. Malnutrition rates remain alarming: stunting is declining too slowly while wasting still impacts lives of far too many […]

The Best Hospitals in Nigeria Q3 2018

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We recently started polling our members and asked them to rate their experience at each of our partner hospitals through our daily “Voice of the Customer” process. This was to help us ensure that our members are constantly getting the best care available and to be able to identify & de-escalate any problems quickly. We […]

A Deep Dive Into Migraines

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Migraines are those painfully intense, pulsing headaches that some people get. Recurring often, they cause moderate to severe pain on one side of the head. This may be accompanied by nausea, vomiting and extreme sensitivity to light or sound. Migraine attacks can cause significant pain that may last from a few hours to several days […]