List/Grid Monthly Archives: February 2014

HIV prevalence and incidence fall in Kenya

HIV prevalence and incidence fall in Kenya

Michael Carter Published: 17 February 2014 HIV incidence and prevalence are declining in Kenya, investigators report in the online edition of the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. They compared… Read more »

Kenya: Your Waist Measurement Can Determine Your Health

Kenya: Your Waist Measurement Can Determine Your Health

14 FEBRUARY 2014 Did you know that the size of your waist can determine a whole lot of health related issues? For instance, the size of your waist can tell… Read more »

Kenya Health Policy 2012 – 2030

Kenya Health Policy 2012 – 2030

Thursday, 13 February 2014 Written by CIC The Kenya Health Policy, 2012 – 2030 gives directions to ensure significant improvement in overall status health in Kenya in line with the… Read more »

Kenya Seeks To Cut HIV-AIDS Transmission Through Massive Condom Distribution

Kenya Seeks To Cut HIV-AIDS Transmission Through Massive Condom Distribution

By Palash Ghosh on February 15 2014 10:52 AM A Kenyan nongovernmental organization (NGO), the AIDS Healthcare Foundation–Kenya (AHF-K), plans to use the Valentine’s Day holiday to test at least… Read more »

Donating blood shows patriotism – Margaret

Donating blood shows patriotism – Margaret

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2014 – 00:00 — BY PSCU First Lady Margaret Kenyatta has urged Kenyans to develop and nurture a culture of regular blood donation as a sign of… Read more »

Medical colleges set to start part-time courses

Medical colleges set to start part-time courses

By Kamau Maichuhie Updated Sunday, February 16th 2014 at 20:59 GMT +3 Kenya: The Government will introduce part-time programmes in all Kenya Medical Training Colleges (KMTC) to address the current… Read more »

County staff to be insured in Sh435m health scheme

County staff to be insured in Sh435m health scheme

By Joackim Bwana Updated Sunday, February 16th 2014 at 20:13 GMT +3 Mombasa, Kenya: Public servants in Mombasa will from next week start benefiting from a health insurance cover being… Read more »

Kenyans Being Exploited in Drug Trials – Report

Kenyans Being Exploited in Drug Trials – Report

BY JOHN MUCHANGI, 17 FEBRUARY 2014 Are some Kenyans being used as guinea pigs in risky trials for drugs? A new study claims the country is becoming an “open laboratory”… Read more »

Drugs on the Track:What researchers have discovered among local runners

Drugs on the Track:What researchers have discovered among local runners

BY THE STANDARD ON SUNDAY REPORTER NAIROBI, KENYA: The sterling performance by long and middle distance runners from Kenya has attracted scientists and other researchers to test the athletes from… Read more »

5,000 to be tested for HIV on Valentine’s

5,000 to be tested for HIV on Valentine’s

A non-governmental organisation is planning to test at least 5,000 people for HIV-Aids and distribute 200,000 condoms over the valentine weekend. Aids Healthcare Foundation-Kenya yesterday said it will conduct free… Read more »

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