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Safety pill now being used for abortions

Safety pill now being used for abortions

Source: The Standard By Nasibo Kabale Mon, July 17th 2017 A drug initially intended to save the lives of mothers by preventing blood loss during child birth is now being… Read more »

TALES OF COURAGE: I live with a rare, genetic disease

TALES OF COURAGE: I live with a rare, genetic disease

Source: Daily Nation By Nyakarima King “My father had ataxia. My sister got it and died from ataxia complications in 2011. This January, a friend noticed I was walking funny…. Read more »

Interior CS Joseph Nkaissery Is Dead

Interior CS Joseph Nkaissery Is Dead

          Source: Capital FM By Bernard Momanyi 8th July 2017 Interior Cabinet Secretary Joseph Nkaissery is dead. The CS died at Karen Hospital on Saturday morning… Read more »

Medical interns to earn Sh206,000 in salary deal

Medical interns to earn Sh206,000 in salary deal

Source: The Business Daily THURSDAY, JULY 6, 2017 20:31 By STELLAR MURUMBA   Doctors in public hospitals yesterday inked a deal with governors that will lift the top earners’ pay… Read more »

HIV home testing kits

HIV home testing kits

In May 2017  the Kenyan Government launched the guidelines for HIV self test. The test provides an opportunity for people to know their HIV status in the comfort of their… Read more »

Health ministry launches new drug for HIV+ people

Health ministry launches new drug for HIV+ people

Source: The Star Jun. 29, 2017, 12:00 am By SUSAN MUHINDI The Health ministry yesterday unveiled a new drug for people living with HIV in a Sh3.4 billion project. The… Read more »

Generic drugs are the key to lowering the cost of healthcare

Generic drugs are the key to lowering the cost of healthcare

Source: The Daily Nation BY DR WILLIAM MWATU 2nd July 2017 he healthcare system in Kenya has undergone significant changes that are meant to improve service delivery, among them, the… Read more »

Social media is my tool for fighting HIV/Aids stigma

Social media is my tool for fighting HIV/Aids stigma

Source:  Mediamax By Betty Muindi Date: July 03, 2017 Local organisations have struggled for years to fight stigma against people living with HIV/Aids.  Daniel Kimutai Kemboi, 26, is on a personal mission to… Read more »

EMAILS FROM UK EXPERTS CONTRADICT GOVT’S REPORT ON MUTULA KILONZO’S DEATH

EMAILS FROM UK EXPERTS CONTRADICT GOVT’S REPORT ON MUTULA KILONZO’S DEATH

Source:  Nairobi News By VERAH OKEYO Jul 2, 2017 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 »

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