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Doctors just dishing out drugs to lifestyle disease patients: study

Doctors just dishing out drugs to lifestyle disease patients: study

Source: The Daily Nation BY ANTHONY MUGO 4th July 2017 A survey on the status of care for patients suffering from non-communicable diseases (NCDs), carried out in the Nairobi metropolitan… Read more »

Doctors raise red flag following increase in deaths caused by non-communicable diseases

Doctors raise red flag following increase in deaths caused by non-communicable diseases

Source: Daily Nation Tuesday May 10 2016 By FAROUK MWABEGE In Summary Senior nurse urged local residents to take it upon themselves to ensure that they knew their health statuses… Read more »

Non-communicable diseases a time bomb, East Africa warned

Non-communicable diseases a time bomb, East Africa warned

Source: Standard Digital By Graham Kajilwa  Saturday, April 16th 2016 NAIROBI: Medical experts from the East African Community (EAC) have warned that by 2025, Kenya and her neighbours will be… Read more »

Youth Are Key to Tackling Noncommunicable Diseases in Africa

Youth Are Key to Tackling Noncommunicable Diseases in Africa

NAIROBI, Kenya, April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Establishing healthy behaviors among young Africans could help stem a looming regional epidemic of noncommunicable diseases like cancer, diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, and chronic… Read more »

GSK announces $216 million investment to support and improve African healthcare

GSK announces $216 million investment to support and improve African healthcare

GlaxoSmithKline announced on Monday that will invest approximately $216 million and partner with African countries to stimulate more research on chronic diseases, increase medicine storage capability and strengthen health-care systems…. Read more »

Seek qualified medical help, PM says

Seek qualified medical help, PM says

Source: Capital FM Posted by JUDIE KABERIA on August 23, 2011 NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 23 – Prime Minister Raila Odinga on Tuesday urged Kenyans to seek qualified medical attention and… Read more »

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