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Why you don’t have to go to hospital to consult a doctor

Why you don’t have to go to hospital to consult a doctor

(Press Release) NAIROBI, KENYA: Patients may no longer need to physically meet with their doctors for consultation and treatment following the launch of a web-based healthcare system. ConnectMed which is… Read more »

Rape victim sues a Nairobi hospital for missing test results

Rape victim sues a Nairobi hospital for missing test results

    Source: The Standard By Kamau Muthoni Tue, March 21st 2017 Nairobi Hospital is embroiled in a legal battle with a rape victim after claims that it lost crucial… Read more »

Bring the dogs out, it’s time to sniff cancer and predict many other crises

Bring the dogs out, it’s time to sniff cancer and predict many other crises

Source: The Nation By GERRY LOUGHRAN Sun 19 Mar 2017 Prostate cancer is the most common form of cancer among men in Britain, but it is difficult to diagnose reliably…. Read more »

Hospital on the spot for turning away bleeding survivors of Baringo attacks

Hospital on the spot for turning away bleeding survivors of Baringo attacks

Source: The Standard By Mercy Kahenda Fri, March 17th 2017 A private hospital in Nakuru is on the spot for turning away patients who survived an attack by bandits in… Read more »

Kenyatta National Hospital signs return-to-work formula with doctors union

Kenyatta National Hospital signs return-to-work formula with doctors union

Source: The Star Mar. 18, 2017, 6:00 pm By RHODA ODHIAMBO Doctors at the Kenyatta National Hospital have been asked to resume work immediately after the hospital management signed a… Read more »

Trump slashes financial aid to Kenya’s health sector in budget proposals

Trump slashes financial aid to Kenya’s health sector in budget proposals

Source: The Standard By Dominic Omondi Sat, March 18th 2017  The US President Donald Trump’s first budget will hit Kenya hard if his proposals are approved. The Republican, who rode… Read more »

Kenyan government to roll out pre-exposure HIV drug

Kenyan government to roll out pre-exposure HIV drug

Source: The Daily Nation By ELIZABETH MERAB The Kenyan government will next month roll out a new drug meant to protect HIV-negative people from contracting the virus. The drug, known… Read more »

National Dialysis Project, the Miracle Kenya Needed in Renal Care

National Dialysis Project, the Miracle Kenya Needed in Renal Care

Source: Daily Nation By Mutuma Mathiu Tuesday March 7 2017 Six years ago, a retired engineer drowned in his own body fluids. His kidneys had failed due to hypertension and,… Read more »

More unborn babies at risk as Zika virus infections on steady rise, officials warn

More unborn babies at risk as Zika virus infections on steady rise, officials warn

  Source: The Star Jun. 18, 2016, 9:00 am By REUTERS Zika infections in Puerto Rico appear to be increasing rapidly, top US health officials said on Friday READ MORE… Read more »

Ministry off ers Sh100,000 reward to report Guinea worm

Ministry off ers Sh100,000 reward to report Guinea worm

Source: The Star June. 18, 2016, By JOHN MUCHANGI Anyone who reports any case of a Guinea Worm infection in Kenya can still win the Sh100,000 reward, the Ministry of… Read more »

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