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Ray of hope as new vaccine ‘cures’ five Aids patients in seven months

Ray of hope as new vaccine ‘cures’ five Aids patients in seven months

Source: The Standard By Mercy Adhiambo Thu, March 2nd 2017 There is hope for over 37 million people infected with HIV globally after five people were reported to be virus-free… Read more »

National health insurer’s enhanced offers are changing the way Kenya pays its hospital bills… never mind th

National health insurer’s enhanced offers are changing the way Kenya pays its hospital bills… never mind th

Source: The Daily Nation By EUNICE KILONZO 17th April 2017 A raft of measures to turn around the fortunes of Kenya’s largest health insurance fund have given a ray of… Read more »

The silent victims of the 100 days doctors’ strike

The silent victims of the 100 days doctors’ strike

Source: The Standard By Jeckonia Otieno Tue, April 18th 2017 Cancer patients bore the brunt of the stalemate pitting medics against the Government in their push for better pay and… Read more »

Trouble as dominant HIV testing kits fail crucial WHO test

Trouble as dominant HIV testing kits fail crucial WHO test

Source: The Standard By Gatonye Gathura Mon, April 17th 2017 Most of the dominant HIV testing kits used in Kenya and several other African countries have failed crucial thresholds set… Read more »

The painful reality about drug abuse in Kenyan universities

The painful reality about drug abuse in Kenyan universities

Source: The Standard By Hashtag reporters Thu, April 13th 2017 Peddlers are progressively devising ways of making it easier for students to access drugs. They, for instance, provide their houses… Read more »

Latest machine makes surgery easy, cheaper

Latest machine makes surgery easy, cheaper

Source: The Standard By Michael Ollinga Thu, April 13th 2017 Dominic Kiprono’s dream of becoming a professional footballer nearly died due to a knee injury he picked during a match…. Read more »

Miraa’s effect on mental health divides opinion

Miraa’s effect on mental health divides opinion

Source: The Daily Nation Monday April 3 2017 By Angela Oketch If you thought miraa makes its users go mental, think again. Opinion appears divided over the long-term effects of… Read more »

Depression Is Leading Cause Of Ill Health Worldwide: How To Combat The Scourge

Depression Is Leading Cause Of Ill Health Worldwide: How To Combat The Scourge

3 April 2017, By Alexandra Lozovschi Tech Times After the World Health Organization issued a statement naming depression as the world’s leading cause of sickness and disability, health regulators worldwide are… Read more »

Kenya should promote the right to health of sexual minorities

Kenya should promote the right to health of sexual minorities

Source: Standard Media By: Okun Oliech Mon 03rd Apr 2017 Sexual minorities, including men who have sex with men (MSM) and transgender people, face high rates of HIV prevalence. However,… Read more »

Thika Level 5 Hospital ‘fully operational’

Thika Level 5 Hospital ‘fully operational’

Source: The Star Apr. 01, 2017, By JAMES WAINAINA  All services at the Thika Level 5 Hospital have resumed and the facility will provide first class services to residents of… Read more »

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