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Kenyans Struggle to Come to Terms With Abortion and Its Impact on Maternal Health

Kenyans Struggle to Come to Terms With Abortion and Its Impact on Maternal Health

Huffington Post David J. Olson 10/17/2012 5:26 pm NAIROBI, Kenya — The abortion issue in Kenya is raucous, rancorous and highly emotional and political, just like in the U.S., but… Read more »

Phone tracker aids fight against malaria

Phone tracker aids fight against malaria

Source:http://www.stuff.co.nz ZARA BAXTER Last updated 10:15 17/10/2012 Ars Technia reports on a newly published study in Science that shows how technology can aid science. Researchers in Kenya tracked 15 million… Read more »

New drug stops pain without unpleasant side effects say researcher

New drug stops pain without unpleasant side effects say researcher

Source: The Guardian Thursday, 20 September 2012 00:00 By Chukwuma Muanya PAINKILLERS have been linked to increased incidence of gastrointestinal problems, heart attacks and other dangerous side effects but researchers… Read more »

HIV survivors: alive, but facing poverty, loneliness and prejudice

HIV survivors: alive, but facing poverty, loneliness and prejudice

SOURCE: The guardian By: Sarah Boseley in Washington 27 July 2012 In the 1980s and 1990s they were told they were going to die young, so they gave up their… Read more »

AIDS struggle can be won at last

AIDS struggle can be won at last

SOURCE: Washington Post Michael Gerson Published: July 28, 2012 12:01 AM EST A memory from the AIDS crisis. It was 2005, the year that global AIDS deaths peaked at 2.3… Read more »

Marketing Medicine

Marketing Medicine

Source: The Star Wednesday, 25 July 2012 00:11 BY CHRIS HARRISON AW asks: What is the role of PR – public relations? Broadly does such a person act as a… Read more »

Sports medicine offers investors new opportunities

Sports medicine offers investors new opportunities

Source: Busines Daily DR EDWARD OMETE Posted Tuesday, April 17 2012 at 15:52 The recent near death incident of an English Premier League player and the sad demise of a… Read more »

Call for hairdressers to get skin cancer training

Call for hairdressers to get skin cancer training

Source: BBC Date 21 March 2012 Hairdressers can and should be trained to check their clients for skin cancer, say health experts. Currently there is no general screening programme in… Read more »

Health Funding Cuts Cause Worries in Nairobi

Health Funding Cuts Cause Worries in Nairobi

SOURCE: VOA By: Cathy Majtenyi January 30, 2012 Several-hundred people gathered in the Kenyan capital Monday to protest funding cuts made by the decade-old The Global Fund to Fight AIDS,… Read more »

Helping women to end sex-for-fish culture

Helping women to end sex-for-fish culture

Source: HIVAlert By:Gopal Venkat December 19 2011 at 14:14 KISUMU, 19 December 2011 (PlusNews) – For the past five years, Achieng*, a 35-year-old widow and mother of six, has sold… Read more »

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