Nigeria: Why Nigeria Remains Fertile Breeding Ground for Cholera Outbreak
[Leadership] There is no end in sight to Nigeria's battle with recurrent cholera outbreak as the country's Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) practices remain poor. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 19, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Cholera - Nigeria Records 80 Deaths, 4,153 Suspected Cases in One Month
[Premium Times] The report also showed that of the total 256 suspected deaths in 2022, Borno State accounted for 93. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 19, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: More Women, Children, Under Threat Over Climate Change, Covid-19, Others
[Vanguard] The health of women and children including adolescents is currently under threat following the devastating impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, climate change and conflicts, a new United Nations, UN, report, revealed Tuesday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 19, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Kw.wanso, Shettima Pledge Policy Initiatives to Address Mental Health Challenges
[This Day] The presidential candidate of the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP), Alhaji Musa Kw.waso and the Vice presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Kashim Shettima have given undertaking that they would support the formulation of appropriate policy and legal framework to address mental health challenges facing Nigerians. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 19, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Why Nigeria Must Increase Funding For Family Planning, Reproductive Health - Experts
[Premium Times] Nigeria can reduce the maternal mortality rate and improve healthy human capital if it gets financing right. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 19, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: The Political Economy Of Health - Making The Political Choice To Invest In The Future Of Nigeria
[Nigeria Health Watch] Nigeria's political aspirants have officially started their election campaigns for the 2023 Presidential elections. There is no better time than now, during this political transition to remind political leaders that health is as critical to a nation's development as the economy, infrastructure, security and other priority issues and health must take its rightful place of prominence in the political discourse. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 19, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Suicidal ideation among Nigerian patients with epilepsy - Ogundare T.
BACKGROUND: Patients with epilepsy are at increased risk of suicide which is often preceded by suicidal ideation. Suicidal ideation is rarely assessed in Nigerian patients with epilepsy and there are limited studies on prevalence and determinants. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Assessment of knowledge, skills, and preparedness of general-duty police on prehospital care of road traffic accident victims in Abuja, Nigeria - Ogunyemi K, Venkatraman C, Malolan C, Olaomi O, Nwariaku FE.
This study was conducted to assess po... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Nigeria: How Alignment 2.0 Will Help Nigeria's HIV Response
[Daily Trust] Since the first case of HIV was reported in Nigeria in 1986, the country has continued to make strides and face challenges in preventing and managing the disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - October 18, 2022 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Nigeria: Malnutrition - CSO Tasks Govt, Mothers On Right Feeding For Children
[Daily Trust] The International Society of Media in Public Health (ISMPH) has called on the government, mothers and other stakeholders to ensure the right feeding for children in order to tackle the menace of severe acute malnutrition in the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 18, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Education and intimate partner violence among married women in Nigeria: a multilevel analysis of individual and community-level factors - Oluwagbemiga A, Johnson A, Olaniyi M.
Research has documented an inverse relationship between lifetime intimate partner violence (IPV) and a woman's educational accomplishment. Moreover, women without formal education were more likely to report lifetime IPV in comparison with women who complet... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 17, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

More than 600 killed in Nigeria's worst flooding in a decade
The death toll from the worst flooding Nigeria has seen in a decade has passed 600 people, the country's humanitarian affairs ministry tweeted on Sunday. #affairsministry #nigeria #flooding (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 17, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nigeria: Health Is Personal and the Personal Is Political
[Premium Times] There is no value in a kingdom that is equal to good health. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 17, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Covid Lockdowns in Nigeria Brought the Fear of Crime Closer to Home. What Communities Did Next
[The Conversation Africa] The COVID pandemic changed people's lives in many ways. For instance, lockdowns and curfews drove people from their cities' streets and kept many at home. Nigeria was no different. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 16, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Nigerian Doctors Face Exploitation in the UK
[Scrolla] Nigerian doctors who have been recruited to work in the United Kingdom say they are being exploited and overworked. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 15, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news