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Study: Expectant mothers ‘mostly die at night’  9

Study: Expectant mothers ‘mostly die at night’ 9

Source: Daily Nation Friday, February 19, 2016 By ANGELA OKETCH A majority of expectant mothers in hospitals die at night, during weekends and on public holidays when most doctors are away,… Read more »

I am lucky to have survived multi-drug resistant TB

I am lucky to have survived multi-drug resistant TB

Source: The Daily Nation By BERNARDINE MUTANU Catherine Nduta smiles radiantly, her face glowing, the picture of perfect health, an image that speaks nothing of the pain and suffering she… Read more »

Why Research Scientists Are So Often Misunderstood

Why Research Scientists Are So Often Misunderstood

Source: The Star By DR KAWANGO AGOT Feb. 17, 2016, As a research scientist working in Kisumu, I still remember the shock and horror I felt when I first learnt… Read more »

Study: Healthy diet costs more

Study: Healthy diet costs more

  Source: Daily Nation Saturday, January 30, 2016 By CARLOS MUREITHI Increasing the money one spends on food is linked to a better quality diet, particularly increased consumption of fruit and… Read more »

Graduation is just the first step

Graduation is just the first step

Source:The Star By DIANA WANGARI Jan. 30, 2016 Most people tend to assume that once you graduate from medical school you are set. They think you can then walk into… Read more »

Young Nation Story That Inspired Me to Become a Medical Doctor

Young Nation Story That Inspired Me to Become a Medical Doctor

Source: Daily Nation By Millicent Mwololo Fourteen years ago, Brian Bomett was interviewed by the Young Nation section of the Sunday Nation and said he did not understand why anyone… Read more »

Why it’s hard to prevent cancers in children

Why it’s hard to prevent cancers in children

Source: SDE BY Joy Wanja Muraya Saturday, September 19th 2015 NAIROBI: It is a growing concern; our children are exposed to cancer. The month of September has globally been set… Read more »

Source:Medscape Medical News Troy Brown, RN September 18, 2015 Antibiotic resistance rates across the globe are alarming, and the only sustainable solutions are to limit overuse and misuse of antibiotics, according to… Read more »

Tackling Cancer in Kenya

Tackling Cancer in Kenya

  Source: GE Reports Sub Saharan Reports September 18, 2015 Tackling cancer and other non-communicable diseases (NCD) is a top priority for Kenya’s Ministry of Health. With NCDs accounting for… Read more »

She had broomsticks in her intestines- Gynecologist Dr Maranga

She had broomsticks in her intestines- Gynecologist Dr Maranga

Source: The  Nairobian By Irvin Jalango  September 19th 2015 The Nairobian spoke to the head of gynecology department at The Kenyatta National Hospital, Dr Maranga Orora who explained that cases… Read more »

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