List/Grid Monthly Archives: October 2011

Kibosia appointed CEO of Moi Referral Hospital

Kibosia appointed CEO of Moi Referral Hospital

Source: The Star By:MATHEWS NDANYI 21st October 2011 Donors have threatened to pull out of key projects at the troubled Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital putting at risk the lives… Read more »

Registering births and deaths using mobile phones in Kenya

Registering births and deaths using mobile phones in Kenya

Source:WHO Date: 20th October 2011 A Health Metrics Network Monitoring of Vital Events (MOVE-IT) project is underway in Kenya to introduce mobile phone technology to speed up and improve the… Read more »

Orange Kenya launches programme to fight counterfeit  drugs

Orange Kenya launches programme to fight counterfeit drugs

Source: Ghana News Agency Accra, Oct. 15, GNA – Kenya joins Ghana and Nigeria to introduce an anti-fake drug programme as the country’s telecommunication provider, Orange Kenya leads the way… Read more »

Cleft lip & Palate Surgery all year round for free!

Cleft lip & Palate Surgery all year round for free!

The Smile Train ………. The worlds leading charity FREE SURGERY Smile Train in conjunction with Nairobi South Medical Centre, South C Nairobi aims to help children with cleft lip and/or… Read more »

Millions in Africa depend on Global Fund’s good work

Millions in Africa depend on Global Fund’s good work

Source:Sundays zaman Patricia Akinyi (42) is from Busia, Kenya, but she currently lives in central Nairobi with her sister because she has to visit a TB treatment clinic at Kenyatta… Read more »

Simple Steps Can Curb Childhood Deaths

Simple Steps Can Curb Childhood Deaths

Source: Allafrica.com By : Sylnia Kwach Nairobi — Although she is five years old, Rose Nduta is about the same height as a 20-month-old toddler. Pale, spindly-limbed and severely underweight,… Read more »

European Union trade deal to block Indian-made ARVs

European Union trade deal to block Indian-made ARVs

Source: Coastweek By:Chrispinus Omar NAIROBI (Xinhua) — Kenya’s pending signature of a trade deal with the European Union (EU) could block the importation of generic drugs from India, threatening the… Read more »

More women speak up on HIV/AIDS issues

More women speak up on HIV/AIDS issues

Source: coastweek SPECIAL REPORT BY XINHUA CORRESPONDENT Peter Mutai NAIROBI (Xinhua) — The United Nations on Wednesday challenged Kenyan women leaders to come up with strategies to help address the… Read more »

Unsafe abortions kill thousands in Kenya

Unsafe abortions kill thousands in Kenya

Source: Guardian and Mail Bt: JODY CLARKE Oct 14 2011 13:21 Seventeen-year-old Sharon Okello still writhes in agony from the surgery that removed one of her Fallopian tubes. The bleeding… Read more »

How I gradually accepted my HIV status

How I gradually accepted my HIV status

Source: Capital FM By CATHERINE KARONGO on October 14, 2011 When Minneh Kamau Bushby left for Canada in 1996 to attend a two-week HIV/AIDS conference, she had another mission in… Read more »

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