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Lifestyle diseases threat to locals in Mt Kenya region, doctors say

Lifestyle diseases threat to locals in Mt Kenya region, doctors say

Source: The Standard By Joseph Muchiri Tue, March 21st 2017 More than half of the 550 patients who sought treatment at a free medical camp organised by seven rotary groups… Read more »

Too much salt causes high blood pressure

Too much salt causes high blood pressure

 Source: Standard digital By Joy Wanja Muraya , Sunday, April 17th 2016   More men than women in Kenya often add salt or salty sauce to their food. The 2015… Read more »

No drugs for Mwea’s elderly

No drugs for Mwea’s elderly

Source: The Star By JANE MUGAMBI Mar. 14, 2016 pensioners and ageing farmers in Kirinyaga could be risking their lives in the villages. In Mwea East, many villagers complain they… Read more »

Pre-eclampsia

Pre-eclampsia

This fatal illness presents through high blood pressure and protein in the mother’s urine during pregnancy. Are you at risk? Find out It’s the leading cause of pregnancy related deaths… Read more »

1,800 Patients With Heart Ailments Queueing For Surgery In Kenya

1,800 Patients With Heart Ailments Queueing For Surgery In Kenya

NAIROBI, Sept 30 (BERNAMA- NNN-KBC) — Patients suffering from heart diseases in Kenya are having to wait for close to one year or even more to undergo surgery in public… Read more »

The Unsung Heroine Who Takes Away Pain

The Unsung Heroine Who Takes Away Pain

Source: Daily Nation Francis Mureithi 16 September 2011 Not many Kenyans have heard of her and not even some of the 7,000 medical practitioners in the country are aware that… Read more »

Mike Mbuvi hospitalised after protests

Mike Mbuvi hospitalised after protests

Source: The Standard Tuesday, 13th September 2011 By Cyrus Ombati Makadara MP Mike Mbuvi has been hospitalised after he sustained an injury on his leg as he led a protest… Read more »

Scientists wage modern-day salt war

Scientists wage modern-day salt war

Source: Calgary Herald In Britain it started with Sid, the “giant slug with a message,” who slicked his way onto television screens back in 2004 as part of a government… Read more »

Constitution is being assaulted like 1812 Moscow

Constitution is being assaulted like 1812 Moscow

Source: The Standard By Charles Kanjama Moscow is the biggest city in Europe with a population of 11.5 million inhabitants. It is also the capital city of Russia, which is… Read more »

Half of Kenya’s women obese, medics warn

Half of Kenya’s women obese, medics warn

Source: The Standard Published on 22/08/2011 By Roselyne Obala About half of Kenya’s women are obese, according to latest studies. Sikolia Wanyonyi, an obstetrician/gynaecologist at Aga Khan University Hospital, says… Read more »

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