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The Common Health Threats Faced by the World Today

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The global health today is facing more threat than it did before. In fact, with each passing year the threats seem to increase crippling the world with multiple health challenges.This not only tells on...
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Govt Launches Ebola Vaccination Campaign for Health and Front-Line Workers

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On 13th August, the Ministry of Public Health and AIDS Control kicked off the vaccination campaign for front-line staff against the Ebola virus disease. The campaign started at the Gatumba entry point at the...
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WHO Endorses New Antibiotic, Cancer Drugs in Recent List

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The World Health Organization has recommended greater use of cheap copies of expensive cancer drugs in a bid to make lifesaving medicine more widely available in poor countries.The agency recently published two lists --...
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Winning the Hearts of Communities Fearful of Ebola

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Goma — "You can't take my son away because I know you will go kill him. You will inject him with Ebola. That's what everybody here knows."This response from an angry father, faced with...
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Over 1 Million Sexually Transmitted Infections Reported Daily — WHO

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The World Health Organisation (WHO) has said over one million new cases of curable sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are being reported daily among people aged 15 to 49 years.A new data released by the...
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Sierra Leone Leads the Way in Africa With Electronic Disease Surveillance

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Sierra Leone has become the first country in Africa to fully transform its national disease surveillance system from paper-based to web-based electronic platform. As from today, electronic reporting of disease surveillance data is active...
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Ethiopia Promotes Effective Early Childhood Interventions to Ensure All Children Survive, Develop and Reach...

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The Federal Ministry of Health (FMoH) of Ethiopia in collaboration with key sector ministries and partners is promoting effective nurturing care interventions during early childhood to ensure that every child survives and develops his...
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Africa: The Regional Commission for the Verification of Measles Elimination Reviewed the Progress From...

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The WHO African Regional Commission for the Verification of Measles Elimination (RVC) held its second meeting in Addis Abba, Ethiopia from 21-23 May 2019. The meeting was aimed to review country progress reports and...
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Africa: Can Snake Farming Be the Answer to Anti-Venom Shortages?

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Snakes! Eish! In Zimbabwe and elsewhere across the African continent, snakes inevitably evoke reactions of fear and helplessness. For most people, their stomachs flutter uncomfortably at the mere image of a slithering serpent. Its...
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Uganda: Over 18 Million Dollars Spent to Prepare for Ebola Virus Disease in Uganda

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The government of Uganda and partners have so far invested over 18 million dollars in Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) preparedness and readiness. This was revealed at the just concluded Accountability Forum organized by the...
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