Sunday, July 23, 2017
The health summit in statehouse, Nairobi brought together various stakeholders in the health sector, including health CS Cleopa Mailu

Government keen to streamline health services

Cabinet Secretary for Health Dr. Cleopa Mailu has assured Kenyans that the government is determined to ensure that they access quality health services as...
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Ahadi Kenya treats Jiggers’ affected pupils

Ahadi Kenya foundation CEO Dr. Stanley Kamau the man behind the anti-jigger campaign in Kenya, led a team to St. Jude Nabuyeywe primary school...
Busia governor Sospeter Ojaamong

My government has agreed to meet nurses’ demands, says Ojaamong

Busia Governor Sospeter Ojaamong has said his government has complied to meet the demands of the nurses in the county. The Kenya National Union of Nurses had...
Lugari sub county Medical Officer of Health Dr. Mike Ekisa addressing a stakeholders meeting held at Homelady Guest house

Lugari residents urged to get mosquito nets to tame malaria prevalence

The Ministry of Health has commenced preparations for the mass distribution of long lasting insecticide treated mosquito nets in Lugari Sub County. Speaking during...
TB

30% of Bungoma County residents suffer from TB

30% of Bungoma County residents suffer from TB As the world commemorated tuberculosis day on Thursday research has shown that thirty percent of residents in...
Media briefing on Tuberculosis survey in Kenya, in Nairobi

40% of TB cases in Kenya remain undetected and untreated

The Ministry of Health has completed the first post-independence Tuberculosis prevalence survey, and preliminary results show that Kenya's TB burden is higher than previous...
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Drug abuse liable for increased mental sickness

Vihiga County; Over indulgence in drugs has been cited as the cause of the increased cases of mental disorders among the youth in the...
Director of Medical Services Dr. Jackson Kioko at the commemoration of the World Mental Health Day at KNH

Capacity building in Psychological first aid encourgaed

Mental health care should be given more attention, according to Dr. Jackson Kioko who was speaking during the World Mental Health Day commemoration at...
Officials signing the return to work formula as nurses' strike in Busia County ends

Busia nurses’ strike called off

The seven-day strike by Busia nurses has been called off following a return to work formula signed by the union and County Government officials. The agreement was struck after a...
Leaders during the function, including Ministry of Education PS Belio Kipsang (centre left)

Government spearheading deworming program in Kenya

Over 2 million children in over 16,000 schools across 27 counties in the country have undergone a deworming exercise spearheaded by the government. According to...