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Healthcare Federation Of Nigeria, has as a corporate mission, the goal of improving healthcare indices and create an environment where Nigerians can receive affordable and accessible healthcare of the highest quality. This mission is powerfully driven and focused by a clear vision of working to bring all stakeholders in the Nigerian private health sector under one umbrella with the aim of influencing healthcare policy and practices in the country.


 

WHO Logo“Global Hearts”, a new initiative from the World Health Organization (WHO) and partners launched on the margins of the UN General Assembly, aims to beat back the global threat of cardiovascular disease, including heart attacks and strokes - the world’s leading cause of death.
 
More than 17 million people die annually from cardiovascular disease (CVD). Many of these people have been exposed to unhealthy behaviours, including tobacco use, eating foods containing too much salt and inadequate physical activity. And many could be saved by better access to medical care for high blood pressure (responsible for the bulk of heart disease-related deaths annually), high blood cholesterol and other conditions that raise the risk for heart disease and stroke.

healthcareThe Country Director, Bill and Melinda Gates, Mrs. Mairo Mandara, has urged stakeholders and technologists to consider use of language peculiar to different regions of the country, as that is the best way technology could serve the rural populace who do not understand the English Language.

Making a presentation at the just concluded Annual Health Watch Conference in Abuja; the director reasoned that language barrier was one thing that could useless the breakthrough of technology as far as health was concerned.

Isaac Foloruinso Adewole 300x169The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, will on Oct. 4, launch the first National HIV quality improvement projects in Abuja.

Mr Dennis Mordi, the Communication Manager, Institute of Human Virology Nigeria (IHVN), announced this in a statement issued on Tuesday in Abuja.

Isaac Adewole 1 300x225The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has called for increased collaboration by stakeholders in the health sector to attain Universal Health Coverage (UHC) in Nigeria.

Adewole made the call at the 2nd Annual Implementation Science Conference organised by Nigeria Implementation Science Alliance (NISA) on Tuesday in Abuja.

WHONine out of 10 people globally are breathing poor quality air, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, calling for dramatic action against pollution that is blamed for more than six million deaths a year. 
 
New data in a report from the UN’s global health body “is enough to make all of us extremely concerned,” Maria Neira, the head of the WHO’s department of public health and environment, told reporters. 
World Heart DayAs this year’s World Heart Day holds tomorrow, Cardiologists have raised alarm over imminent epidemic of heart failure among Nigerians even as the World Heart Federation, WHF, called for action to prevent 80 percent of premature deaths from Cardiovascular Diseases, CVDs annually. 
 
The experts lamented that most of the patient are artisans, who cannot afford the cost of one admission for heart-related disorders. 

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To improve healthcare indices and create an environment where Nigerians can receive affordable and accessible healthcare of the highest quality.           

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