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Rheumatic heart disease has put my life on hold

Rheumatic heart disease has put my life on hold

Source: Mediamax By Bernard Gitau Date: March 27, 2017 Constant chest pain while growing up was a regular concern for Phyllis Nyambura, but poverty meant that her parents could only… Read more »

HIV getting resistant to antiretroviral drugs : study

HIV getting resistant to antiretroviral drugs : study

Source: The Daily Nation By EUNICE KILONZO 22nd Mar 2017 At least one in 10 people in Homa Bay County who is HIV-positive has an HIV strain that is resistant… Read more »

First Lady Margaret Kenyatta to get award in South Africa

First Lady Margaret Kenyatta to get award in South Africa

Source: The Standard By Nanjinia Wamuswa Tue 21st Mar 2017 First Lady Margaret Kenyatta will be awarded for her efforts in the fight for better health services for women. The… Read more »

Wabukala to start probe into corrupt health cartels

Wabukala to start probe into corrupt health cartels

Source: The Star By JOHN MUCHANGI Details of former ACK Archbishop Eliud Wabukala’s first assignment are out: To stop the corrupt health cartels ripping off Kenyans by overpricing medicine and… Read more »

Why lab tests are important

Why lab tests are important

Source: Daily Nation By: Dr Nelly Bosire Mon 20th Mar 2017 One of the greatest advances of the 21st century is none other than the Internet. Doctors are continually prompted… Read more »

Kenya seeks Cuba medics to plug gaps

Kenya seeks Cuba medics to plug gaps

  Source: Business Daily Monday, March 20, 2017 21:13 Kenya is seeking surgeons and medical specialists from Cuba after it reached a deal to hire 500 general physicians from Tanzania… Read more »

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 »

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