Monday, May 17, 2021



5m Nigerians are diabetic – Pharmacist

About five million Nigerians are diabetic and another nine million have prediabetes, a pharmacist, Oluseyi Adenowo, said on Saturday in Awka.

Diabetes, cancer, others can now be detected through eye check – Pathologist

A Pathologist, Ewatomi Godwin, says diseases like diabetes, autoimmune disorders and certain types of cancers can be detected through regular eye examination.

Nigeria losing battle against diabetes — Researcher

A Food Technologist, Mr Mbelede Onuakpunwa, on Tuesday said it appeared Nigeria was losing the battle against Diabetes because of the prevalence of the deadly diseases among the citizen.

NGOs alarmed over prevalence of skin infections, diabetes in Kuje prison

A coalition of NGOs concerned with the welfare of prisoners and seeking to promote healthcare delivery in the country have raised alarm over the...

Diabetic patients demand subsidy on drugs

By Najib Sani The Diabetes Association of Nigeria, DAN, has appealed to federal and state governments in the country to subsidize diabetes drugs and injections...

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