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Services paralysed at Kenyatta National Hospital as doctors’ strike continue

Services paralysed at Kenyatta National Hospital as doctors’ strike continue

Source: The Standard By Graham Kajilwa Fri, March 17th 2017 Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Dentists Union (KMPDU) has ordered all doctors working at the Kenyatta National Hospital not to… Read more »

Tanzania to send 500 doctors to Kenya to help cover strike

Tanzania to send 500 doctors to Kenya to help cover strike

Source: Daily Mail By Fumbuka Ng’wanakilala DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania, March 18 (Reuters) – Tanzania will send 500 doctors to Kenya to help overcome the effects of a strike in… Read more »

Youths would rather contract HIV/AIDS than fall pregnant -Research

Youths would rather contract HIV/AIDS than fall pregnant -Research

A finding uncurtained by Machakos County has stated that 16% of young people between 14 to 24 years are infected with HIV/Aids virus READ STORY  FROM SOURCE

Health service providers ‘insensitive’ to teens living with HIV/AIDS

Health service providers ‘insensitive’ to teens living with HIV/AIDS

Source: The Daily Nation Friday June 17 2016 By ANTHONY NJAGI In Summary He said many clinics in the Counties and in learning institutions which target adolescents are not friendly…. Read more »

Another quack doctor arrested in Nakuru

Another quack doctor arrested in Nakuru

Hardly a week after police in Nakuru arrested a man posing as a doctor, a second suspect has been intercepted running a clinic in Pangani estate in the town.  … Read more »

Health workers affected as viral disease spreads

Health workers affected as viral disease spreads

Source: Standard Digital By Joy Wanja Muraya Thu, June 2nd 2016 Health workers in the county are among 580 persons infected by Chikungunya virus thereby hampering treatment and management of… Read more »

Ruto raises alarm over rise in cancer deaths

Ruto raises alarm over rise in cancer deaths

Source: Daily Nation By GEOFFREY RONO In Summary The governor said the diseases are to blame for many of the orphans the county is grappling with. Mr Ruto said the… Read more »

Corridors of power

Corridors of power

Source: The Star May. 16, 2016, 5:00 am By POLITICAL DESK The prestigious Nairobi Hospital is headed to getting a new CEO. A little bird whispers to Corridors that Gertrude’s… Read more »

Russia, Kenya Track Teams May Miss Doping After Doping Rulings

Russia, Kenya Track Teams May Miss Doping After Doping Rulings

Source: ABC News By eddie pells, ap national writer MONTREAL — May 12, 2016, 7:31 PM ET Together, Russia and Kenya won 27 medals at the last Olympics in track… Read more »

400 children die annually from tetanus – Muraguri

400 children die annually from tetanus – Muraguri

Source: The Star May. 12, 2016, 6:00 pm By RHODA ODHIAMBO More than 400 hundred children die annually from tetanus infections affecting newborns, Health Principal Secretary Nicholas Muraguri has said…. Read more »

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