List/Grid Daily Archives: 11:55 PM

Experts issue warning on pill to prevent HIV

Experts issue warning on pill to prevent HIV

Source: The Standard Media Online By GATONYE GATHURA Updated Sunday, August 31st 2014 at 22:54 GMT +3 Nairobi, Kenya: The new Sh1.7 trillion plan to rid the country of HIV… Read more »

First Lady alarmed by high HIV prevalence in Samburu County

First Lady alarmed by high HIV prevalence in Samburu County

Source: The Star Friday, August 22, 2014 – 00:00 — BY PSCU First Lady Margaret Kenyatta has called for more concerted efforts among all stakeholders to contain the high HIV/AIDS… Read more »

Kenyan counties in the process of employing medical staff under contract

Kenyan counties in the process of employing medical staff under contract

Source: The Standard Digital News Reports by Murimi Mwangi, Wainana Ndungu and Titus Oteba. Thursday, August 28th 2014 at 12:00 GMT +3 NAIROBI, KENYA: Kirinyaga County is finalising plans to… Read more »

Ministry to recruit and train additional health personnel for counties

Ministry to recruit and train additional health personnel for counties

Source: Coastweek NAIROBI (Xinhua) — The Kenyan government said Thursday it has set aside a budget to train additional health workers to be deployed in the counties grappling with a… Read more »

Does the global HIV response understand sex?

Does the global HIV response understand sex?

MELBOURNE, 28 August 2014 (IRIN) – Stigma, squeamishness and misunderstanding of anal sex is leading to research gaps and inaccurate information about the risks of this common sexual behaviour, and… Read more »

Kenya Calls Its Neighbours to Discuss Ebola Preparedness

Kenya Calls Its Neighbours to Discuss Ebola Preparedness

Source: Capital FM By Olive Burrows Nairobi — Kenya is to host a regional conference on Ebola preparedness in the second week of September, Director of Medical Services (DMS) Nicholas… Read more »

WHO pulls staff from Sierra Leone Ebola lab after doctor infected

WHO pulls staff from Sierra Leone Ebola lab after doctor infected

Freetown, Sierra Leone: The World Health Organization has withdrawn staff from a laboratory testing for Ebola at Kailahun in eastern Sierra Leone after one of its medical workers there was… Read more »

“This Disease is No Longer a Death Sentence”: Combating Cervical Cancer in Kenya

“This Disease is No Longer a Death Sentence”: Combating Cervical Cancer in Kenya

Source: Think Africa Press By Rachuonyo Duncan 29 August 2014 – 4:37pm Nairobi, Kenya: Earlier this year, scientists working at the Kenyatta National Hospital in Nairobi made a potentially momentous… Read more »

President oversees blasting of drug ship

President oversees blasting of drug ship

Source:The Standard digigital news By Benard Sanga and Kelvin Karani Friday, August 29th 2014 at 23:58 GMT +3 It was a hectic day for State officials who tried, in vain,… Read more »

Policy to help curb infections adopted

Policy to help curb infections adopted

Source: The Standard Digital News By Titus Too Friday, August 29th 2014 at 22:14 GMT +3 Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital (MTRH) Eldoret has adopted a new policy that provides… Read more »

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