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Which doctor do i choose to see?

Which doctor do i choose to see?

  WHAT IT TAKES TO BE A DOCTOR IN KENYA   In Kenya, to be considered a trained   doctor approved by the by the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentist… Read more »

Emergency telephone contacts

Emergency telephone contacts

EMERGENCY CONTACT TELEPHONE LINES IN KENYA Kenya Red Cross emergency operations centre (24 hours) +254 20 3950395, 072860502, 0738 602502, 0728602503 (toll free) Emergency Medical Services (ICU on wheels 24… Read more »

KENYA’S AGA KHAN UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL BEGINS VIDEO ASSISTED THORACIC SURGERIES

KENYA’S AGA KHAN UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL BEGINS VIDEO ASSISTED THORACIC SURGERIES

Source:http://techcabal.com/ BY GBENGA ONALAJA NEWS FEBRUARY 27, 2015 Nairobi-based Aga Khan university hospital has introduced Video Assisted Thoracic Surgery (VATS) procedure in Kenya. The first hospital to do so in… Read more »

Kenneth Matiba falls sick, admitted to hospital

Kenneth Matiba falls sick, admitted to hospital

Source: The Standard Digital By Boniface Gikandi Friday, February 27th 2015 Kenya: Veteran politician Kenneth Matiba has been admitted to a Nairobi hospital after developing complications on Wednesday evening. The… Read more »

Trial of Ebola drug ZMapp launches in Liberia, US

Trial of Ebola drug ZMapp launches in Liberia, US

  Source Feb 27, 2015 The National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) announced today that it and Liberia’s government have launched the first clinical trial of ZMapp, a… Read more »

The diary of a medical student: Plague is not a sign of the Apocalypse

The diary of a medical student: Plague is not a sign of the Apocalypse

Source: The Star Saturday, February 28, 2015 – 07:00 — BY DIANA WANGARI   When I first heard of the plague outbreak in Madagascar, aside from concern for the citizens… Read more »

Experts meet in Lusaka to share knowledge on Cancer Control and Care

Experts meet in Lusaka to share knowledge on Cancer Control and Care

Source: Ehospice Author: Dr. Zipporah Ali-KEHPCA, Miriam Schneidman – The World Bank 26 February 2015 Cancer experts from Kenya, Uganda, Zambia and Rwanda met in Lusaka to share knowledge and… Read more »

WHO Marks 10 Years of Tobacco Control

WHO Marks 10 Years of Tobacco Control

Source: the  Herald The World Health Organisation yesterday celebrated 10 years of implementation of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) in the African region. Tobacco kills an estimated… Read more »

Baby trafficking is a lucrative business in Kenya

Baby trafficking is a lucrative business in Kenya

  Tonny Onyulo, Special for USA TODAY7:02 a.m. EST February 28, 2015 NAIROBI, Kenya — In this country of widespread poverty, one of the most lucrative businesses is also one… Read more »

UNICEF – Social Protection Specialist

UNICEF – Social Protection Specialist

Job Description Closing date: Monday, 9 March 2015 Social Protection Specialist , P-4, Nairobi, Kenya (Temporary Appointment) Vacancy No: E-VN-2015-000472 Duty Station: Nairobi Country: Kenya Region: ESARO Job Level:P-4 Position:… Read more »

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