How Advancements in Biotech Help Fight the Coronavirus

Posted by - February 13, 2020

[sg_popup id=”32078″ event=”inherit”][/sg_popup]Due to advancements in genetic technology, fighting the coronavirus now is much easier, faster and cheaper than it would be a few years ago. Only two weeks after the virus was reported to the World Health Organisation (WHO), scientists were able to isolate the virus and understand its’ entire sequence of genetic material

Zipline To Start Delivery of Supplies to Northern Region by End of February

Posted by - February 4, 2020

[sg_popup id=”32078″ event=”Inherit”][/sg_popup] By the end of February, Zipline, the drone delivery company, will start delivering medical supplies to health facilities across the Savannah, Northern, North East and Upper East Regions. Simon Batamya Aseno, the community lead at Zipline gave the updates and said all the designated points of delivery would be served in the

Interswitch Partners Edo State on Health Improvement Programme

Posted by - January 6, 2020

Interswitch Limited has announced that eClat Healthcare Limited, its subsidiary, has partnered Edo State to improve healthcare delivery through technology and innovation. The announcement followed the recent launch of the state’s compulsory healthcare insurance scheme, under the direction of Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki. This followed the launch of the first phase of disbursement of

Facebook unveils new Preventive Health tools

Posted by - October 30, 2019

Facebook has announced that it will now let users choose to get personalised reminders about upcoming healthcare checkups and vaccinations. According to The Verge, the social media giants Preventive Health tool “focuses on getting people information about cancer screenings, heart checkups, and flu vaccines — all measures that could hopefully help people catch deadly conditions