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Lassa Fever: “Store House-Hold Refuse In Sanitary Refuse Bags, Tight-Fitting

Lagos State has recorded a case of the Lassa Hemorrhagic fever which has been reported to be raging in over 19 States in the country. The State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, in a statement on Wednesday, February 19, 2020, confirmed that the patient is currently in isolation at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital. […]

‘Staying In Overcrowded Places Could Aid Lassa Fever Infection’ -Medical

A Medical Practitioner has advised those suffering from stubborn fever which is not yieding to treatment to seek further tests. Dr Olayinka Ilesanmi of the Department of Public Health, University College Hospital gave the advise on Tuesday, February 4, 2020 on Oluyole F.M Yoruba discussion programme ‘Gbarada’, stating that such ailment could be Lassa Fever. […]

Lassa Fever Kills One In Borno, Three Others Hospitalized

Borno State Government has advised people of the State to imbibe hygienic and preventive practices that would deny carrier rodents a breeding ground and consequently, curtail further spread of the virus. The State Government gave this warning while reacting to the first Lassa fever death recorded in the State this year’s outbreak. The Commissioner For […]