List/Grid Monthly Archives: April 2016

Former First Lady Lucy Kibaki is dead

Former First Lady Lucy Kibaki is dead

Source: The Star Apr. 26, 2016, 12:00 pm By NANCY AGUTU Former First Lady Lucy Kibaki who died aged 76 at Bupa Cromwell Hospital in London on April 26, 2016…. Read more »

Advanced Cancer Patients Will Not Go to Nairobi – UCI

Advanced Cancer Patients Will Not Go to Nairobi – UCI

By Lilian Namagembe Kampala — Patients with advanced cancer and in dire need of radiotherapy treatment will not be sent to Nairobi for medication, Dr Jackson Orem, the executive director… Read more »

The evolution of smoking in Kenya

The evolution of smoking in Kenya

Source: Standard Digital oung people coming of age in an era where stuffy smoking zones, always tucked near the toilet, separate social misfits from society would never believe that smoking… Read more »

Alert on rare penile cancer as shocking cases emerge

Alert on rare penile cancer as shocking cases emerge

Source: Standard Digital By Ally Jamah Sunday, April 24th 2016 Two men, 73 and 25, from Meru have had their manhoods amputated. In the delicate operation, surgeons were battling penile… Read more »

Former first lady Lucy Kibaki flown to London for further treatment

Former first lady Lucy Kibaki flown to London for further treatment

  Source: The star Apr. 23, 2016, 6:00 pm By STAR REPORTER Former First Lady Lucy Kibaki has been flown to London for specialized treatment after a month long stay… Read more »

National AIDS Control Council launches online interactive site

National AIDS Control Council launches online interactive site

Source: The Star Apr. 24, 2016, 12:00 am By STAR WRITER The National AIDS Control Council with support from stakeholders, will today launch the Kenya HIV, SRH and Co-morbidities Research… Read more »

Patients at risk of contracting disease through donated blood

Patients at risk of contracting disease through donated blood

Source: Daily Nation Monday April 25 2016 In Summary How malaria is transmitted:   Mosquito bite by female anopheles mosquito.   Blood transfusion with blood containing malaria parasite.   Transplant… Read more »

Let’s build on gains made in malaria war

Let’s build on gains made in malaria war

  Source: Standard Digital By Dr Githinji Gitah  Monday, April 25th 2016 As Kenya joins the rest of the world in marking the World Malaria Day, the country has a… Read more »

Sonko rescues Nakuru woman suffering from diabetes

Sonko rescues Nakuru woman suffering from diabetes

Source: The Star Apr. 24, 2016, 12:00 pm By WILLIAM MWANGI, Mike Sonko dispatched an ambulance to Njoro, Nakuru county, to rescue a woman who has been suffering from diabetes… Read more »

Congo music legend Papa Wemba dies after collapsing on stage

Congo music legend Papa Wemba dies after collapsing on stage

Source: Standard Digital By Reuters Updated Sunday, April 24th 2016 Congolese rumba music legend Papa Wemba died after collapsing on stage in the Ivory Coast in the early hours of… Read more »

© 2017 Medicalkenya. All rights reserved. XHTML / CSS Valid.