Health

Galaxy FM Mourns Fallen Soldier; King Kong. Promises To Sponsor His Kid’s Education.

Kansanga-based Galaxy FM 100.2 has mourned in a special way awarding the deceased’s family a scholarship for one of the Kids. In his eulogy the Managing Director Galaxy FM; Innocent Nahabwe expressed that they were shocked by the comedian’s death. “It was with great sadness that we learnt of the sudden death of our beloved colleague Hassan Lumu, fondly called …

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Worrying Rise In Measles Cases Around The Country Registered.

Research has proved a stiff increase in Measles cases around the country. Most affected areas include Kampala, Wakiso, Lwengo, Mbale, Parisa and this has been attributed to lack of vitamin A in the body. According to Dr  Christine Nabatanzi the eye  department head at  Mengo hospital ,children who were never immunized are likely to face  eye blindness or the corneal …

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Government to Curb Spreading Cholera Disease In Hoima.

Government has embarked on combating the spreading Cholera disease in Hoima district. The ministry of health has today carried out immunization of cholera  in Hoima district in the sub county of Kigolaba. The process will run for 3 days that is from 3 -6 of may for  the first phase and the second phase will take  on 6 June, this …

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Doctors Rush To Work After President’s Response On Importing Cubans.

  Yesterday intern doctors through their association known as the Uganda medical intern association declared a strike over going  on their jobs until further notice . They attributed the strike to missing their salaries for a period of two  months and the government has remained reluctant  about such an issues affecting 1500 doctors including dentists ,midwives among others . However  …

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Government To Give Out Free Hepatitis B Vaccine. National Medical Stores Confirms.

The information we have received is  that the government of Uganda is set to carry out free immunization on hepatitis B . According to  Dr Charles Olwalo who heads the medicine  department from National Medical Stores , ” “we are gathering  drugs from different  districts  to immunize people” He said He further adds that they are collecting  drugs that are …

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