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Parties should improve social protection of poor people

Parties should improve social protection of poor people

Source: The Standard By Tony Sisule Mon, July 3rd 2017 The traffic gridlock in Nairobi and other towns unearths an unseemly failure of the Government and the people of Kenya… Read more »

KNH maternity receives influx due to nurses’ strike

KNH maternity receives influx due to nurses’ strike

Source: The Daily Nation017 By VERAH OKEYO 2nd July 2017 Kenyatta National Hospital’s maternity wing is overwhelmed by mothers who flock the facility due to the ongoing nurses strike, with… Read more »

Doctors just dishing out drugs to lifestyle disease patients: study

Doctors just dishing out drugs to lifestyle disease patients: study

Source: The Daily Nation BY ANTHONY MUGO 4th July 2017 A survey on the status of care for patients suffering from non-communicable diseases (NCDs), carried out in the Nairobi metropolitan… Read more »

Congo declares Ebola outbreak after four deaths

Congo declares Ebola outbreak after four deaths

ource: The Star Jul. 01, 2017, 3:00 pm By REUTERS DRC declared its two-month Ebola outbreak officially over on Saturday after 42 days without recording a new case of the… Read more »

Caremax Medical Centre

Caremax Medical Centre

Caremax Health is a US-Diaspora Health Initiative and your “one-stop-shop out-patient facility” that offers a wide range of services aimed at meeting patient needs in a holistic manner. We are… Read more »

1 student dead, 2 sick after taking methanol

1 student dead, 2 sick after taking methanol

Source: The Star Jul. 01, 2017, 12:00 am By JOSEPH KANGOGO One student has died, two are in critical condition and seven have been discharged from hospital after drinking methanol… Read more »

Revealed: The hidden killer in your meat

Revealed: The hidden killer in your meat

Source: Daily Nation By NJOKI CHEGE Meat retailers are using unregulated preservatives in excessively large amounts to preserve meat for as long as three months, investigations by the Nation have revealed. The… Read more »

Relief as doctors’ union, Health CS finally sign CBA

Relief as doctors’ union, Health CS finally sign CBA

Source: The Standard By Daniel Psirmoi Sat, July 1st 2017 at 00:00 GMT +3 Doctors have signed the much anticipated Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) a matter that led to a… Read more »

Contain the rising levels of alcoholism

Contain the rising levels of alcoholism

  Source: The Standard Sun, July 2nd 2017 Authorities have not done enough to help contain the hopeless case of alcoholism in Kiambu County if results of a baseline survey… Read more »

How Kenyan drug firms are left out of lucrative deals

How Kenyan drug firms are left out of lucrative deals

Source: The Standard By Gatonye Gathura Sun, July 2nd 2017 Kenya is exporting thousands of high quality pharmaceutical jobs to India and China despite existing local production capacity. For example,… Read more »

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