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Combating Meningitis in Nigeria: Facebook Partnership Campaigns Produce Positive Results

IT NEWS NIGERIA: Facebook,Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) and ActionSprout partnereship in Combating Meningitis in Nigeria has produced positive results. According to Report made available to IT NEWS NIGERIA, the campaign on Meningitis led to 12.6% points awareness increase in North and Central, and 11.4% points in the South Nigeria. Among the three million (3,000,000) people were reached by ...

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e-Health: Useful Tips To Overcoming Depression

Contributed: Have you ever heard people refer to some illnesses as “White people problem”? Treating some ailments as trivial because we do not understand it, is one of the biggest mistakes we can make. Not only is depression real, it claims lives without any warnings. It is time we started acknowledging these silent killers before they catch up with the ...

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Nigeria: Digital Healthcare Delivery Attainable Soon – Nwosu

…Continued from the previous edition Kenneth Chinenyeze Nwosu is a first-class engineer, an IT professional, an e-health practitioner, and a sustainability enthusiast, who holds an MBA in Information Technology, a Project Management Professional Certification (PMP) and MSc in Health Informatics. The graduate of the University of Benin, who believes that Nigeria’s problems can only be solved by Nigerians, is currently ...

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Nigeria, Others To See 80% e-Health Uptake 2017?

The need for a mobile healthcare workforce will be one of the key drivers of mobile technology investments in the region but there are big questions about the reality of IDC’s forecasts. • ICTs contribute to eliminate health inequalities and achieve greater community coordination. • Corporate smart devices deployed by over one-third of MEA healthcare organizations • Another 50% planning ...

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