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13 counties in western Kenya agree to joint delivery of health services

13 counties in western Kenya agree to joint delivery of health services

Source: The Standard By Erick Abuga Tue, March 21st 2017 Thirteen counties have agreed to work together to improve delivery of health services especially on areas of Malaria and HIV… Read more »

Trump slashes financial aid to Kenya’s health sector in budget proposals

Trump slashes financial aid to Kenya’s health sector in budget proposals

Source: The Standard By Dominic Omondi Sat, March 18th 2017  The US President Donald Trump’s first budget will hit Kenya hard if his proposals are approved. The Republican, who rode… Read more »

Aids the biggest killer of teens and young adults

Aids the biggest killer of teens and young adults

Source: Daily Nation Wednesday May 11 2016 By EUNICE KILONZO In Summary A total of 2,531 youths aged between 15 and 19 years — most in secondary school— died in… Read more »

Patients at risk of contracting disease through donated blood

Patients at risk of contracting disease through donated blood

Source: Daily Nation Monday April 25 2016 In Summary How malaria is transmitted:   Mosquito bite by female anopheles mosquito.   Blood transfusion with blood containing malaria parasite.   Transplant… Read more »

Kenya left out of TB fund as disease beats HIV to become world’s leading infectious disease

Kenya left out of TB fund as disease beats HIV to become world’s leading infectious disease

Source: xnews Kenya has not been included among a list of countries set to receive Sh3 billion to combat HIV/Aids, Tuberculosis (TB) and Malaria. These developments come as TB has… Read more »

Jhpiego Country Director  – Kenya

Jhpiego Country Director – Kenya

Jhpiego, an affiliate of the Johns Hopkins University, is an international NGO committed to improving the health of women and their families.  Jhpiego-Kenya works in close collaboration with both the… Read more »

Malaria Deaths Decline – Report

Malaria Deaths Decline – Report

Source: The Star By Gilbert Koech 17th September 2015 Malaria deaths have reduced globally by 60 per cent since 2000, translating to 6.2 million lives saved, a report states. The… Read more »

600,000 More Kenyans to Be Put On HIV Drugs

600,000 More Kenyans to Be Put On HIV Drugs

By Eunice Kilonzo                           Source: Daily Nation By: Eunice Kilonzo   About 600,000 more Kenyans living with HIV… Read more »

Malaria outbreak in Western Kenya

Malaria outbreak in Western Kenya

Malaria is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in Kenya. Those living in Western Kenya have an especially high risk of malaria. In 2012 there were more than 9… Read more »

AMREF 3 Jobs In Kenya

AMREF 3 Jobs In Kenya

AMREF, the largest African led international organisation on the continent, provides training and health services to over 30 countries in Africa.Founded in 1957 as the Flying Doctors of East Africa… Read more »

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