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Beware of ‘multiple cancer patient’ online cash appeal

Beware of ‘multiple cancer patient’ online cash appeal

The Standard By Nasibo Kabale Mon, June 19th 2017 An alert has been raised against a woman who has raised millions of shillings by claiming she is suffering from multiple… Read more »

Suspended US funding won’t affect healthcare provision – Mailu

Suspended US funding won’t affect healthcare provision – Mailu

Source: Capital FM May 9, 2017 By OLIVE BURROWS NAIROBI, Kenya, May 9 – Suspension of Sh2.1 billion in funding to the Ministry of Health will not impact life-saving services,… Read more »

Global Fund auditors probe Afya House alleged corruption

Global Fund auditors probe Afya House alleged corruption

Source: The Star May. 11, 2017, 12:30 am By JOHN MUCHANGI Investigators from the Global Fund have camped in Nairobi to probe whether any of their grants to Kenya may… Read more »

Why the U.S. Suspended $21 Million in Health Aid to Kenya

Why the U.S. Suspended $21 Million in Health Aid to Kenya

Source: Newsweek By Conor Gaffey 5/10/17 at 9:09 AM The U.S. Embassy in Kenya announced on Tuesday that it was suspending $21 million in aid that goes to the country’s… Read more »

Yellow Fever vaccination is now valid for life

Yellow Fever vaccination is now valid for life

  When one wants to travel internationally, it is a requirement to have certification of vaccination against yellow fever. The protection provided by vaccination against the infection under the International… Read more »

Governors’ report reveals details of expensive equipment lying idle in hospitals

Governors’ report reveals details of expensive equipment lying idle in hospitals

Source: The Standard By Kagundu Njiru Sun, April 30th 2017 The pomp at the launch of the Sh38 billion project to equip county hospitals with modern equipment is preserved in… Read more »

Experts sound alarm over heart attacks in the young

Experts sound alarm over heart attacks in the young

Source: Daily Nation By FRANCIS MUREITHI 27th April 2017 In Summary Heart attacks are usually associated with the elderly because their blood vessels continue to thin out with age becomes… Read more »

The Economic Survey should guide planning

The Economic Survey should guide planning

Source: The Star Apr. 25, 2017, By ALEX AWITI The report reveals that pneumonia and cancer and not malaria and HIV-Aids are now the top causes of mortality in Kenya…. Read more »

First malaria vaccine to be rolled out in Kenya, Ghana and Malawi

First malaria vaccine to be rolled out in Kenya, Ghana and Malawi

Source: Daily Nation By ELIZABETH MERAB 24th April 2017 In Summary Beginning 2018, the selected children will receive four doses of the vaccine — once a month for three months… Read more »

Kuki Gallmann in ICU after seven-hour surgery, family says

Kuki Gallmann in ICU after seven-hour surgery, family says

Source: The Star Apr. 24, 2017, By NANCY AGUTU Conservationist Kuki Gallmann is in the Intensive Care Unit, the family has said. Gallmann was airlifted to Aga Khan hospital on… Read more »

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