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Second face transplant for Frenchman in world-first

Posted by on Jan 20, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health | 0 comments

Paris, France | AFP | A man whose body rejected a face transplant he received seven years ago has been given a second donor face after...

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After two-year wait, Uganda gets its new cancer machine

Posted by on Jan 19, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health, Uganda | 0 comments

Yukiya Amano (L), Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency, and Ruhakana Rugunda (2nd L), Prime Minister of Uganda,...

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NITA Uganda to Aid Mulago National Referral Hospital Implement IHMS

Posted by on Jan 18, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health, Technology | 0 comments

A team from the National Information Authority Uganda (NITA Uganda) visited Mulago on National referral hospital on Wednesday to assess...

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GLOBAL COMMENT: Resuscitating health care

Posted by on Jan 18, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health | 0 comments

The model of Rwanda, which is a world leader in health-care access and outcomes, should be everywhere COMMENT | SAMUEL KARGBO | In late...

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Former Jinja Woman MP Ruth Owagage dies after failing to find health facility with oxygen to resuscitate her

Posted by on Jan 18, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health, News | 0 comments

Former Jinja Woman Member of Parliament Ruth Owagage is dead. Relatives say Owagage died last night between hospitals in Jinja as they...

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UK appoints ‘minister for loneliness’

Posted by on Jan 17, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health, Politics, World | 0 comments

Theresa May described loneliness as “the sad reality of modern life” London, United Kingdom | AFP | Britain appointed a...

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Breastfeeding for 6 months cuts diabetes risk in half: study

Posted by on Jan 17, 2018 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Health | 0 comments

Miami, United States | AFP | Women who breastfeed their babies for six months or more may be able to cut their risk of developing...

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Fake medicines flourish in Africa despite killing thousands

Posted by on Jan 17, 2018 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Health | 0 comments

Abidjan, Ivory Coast | AFP | There’s nothing covert about Roxy — a huge market in Abidjan selling counterfeit medicine, the...

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Mr President, can you identify this animal?

Posted by on Jan 17, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health, Politics, World | 0 comments

Washington, United States | AFP |  Identifying animals and reciting a list of words are among the type of challenges contained in the...

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Suppressing a sneeze can be dangerous, doctors warn

Posted by on Jan 16, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health | 0 comments

Paris, France | AFP | Stifling a sneeze can rupture your throat, burst an ear drum, or pop a blood vessel in your brain, researchers...

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Suppressing a sneeze can be dangerous, doctors warn

Posted by on Jan 16, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health | 0 comments

Paris, France | AFP | Stifling a sneeze can rupture your throat, burst an ear drum, or pop a blood vessel in your brain, researchers...

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HIV self-testing improves uptake

Posted by on Jan 16, 2018 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Health, Uganda | 0 comments

Up to 100% of women  given a self-testing kit took the test Kampala, Uganda | AGENCIES | Until recently, there was virtually no evidence...

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HIV self-testing improves uptake

Posted by on Jan 16, 2018 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Health, Uganda | 0 comments

Up to 100% of women  given a self-testing kit took the test Kampala, Uganda | AGENCIES | Until recently, there was virtually no evidence...

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UNBS recalls Lacatalis infant milk products from the market for containing organism which cause fatal infections

Posted by on Jan 16, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health | 0 comments

The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) has recalled Lacatalis infant milk products from the market for following a research that...

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UNBS recalls Lacatalis infant milk products from the market for containing organism which cause fatal infections

Posted by on Jan 16, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health | 0 comments

The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) has recalled Lacatalis infant milk products from the market for following a research that...

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WHO says ‘high’ cholera risk in DR Congo capital

Posted by on Jan 16, 2018 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Health | 0 comments

Kinshasa, DR Congo | AFP | The World Health Organization Monday said there was a high risk of a cholera epidemic after flooding in...

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What Gift Will No One Return?

Posted by on Jan 15, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health, Relationship | 0 comments

At this time of year, we’re gazing at that gift we were too lazy to return. Or dreading getting the wrong thing for Valentine’s....

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Tanzania to double TB-sniffing giant rats

Posted by on Jan 15, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health | 0 comments

Kampala, Uganda | AGENCIES | The use of giant rats to sniff out tuberculosis (TB) in Tanzania is set to nearly double by the end of the...

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People who take alcohol safe from effects of formalin in meat — Doctor

Posted by on Jan 15, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health | 0 comments

This is some sigh of relief after report meat treated with formalin had many consumers worried about their health. Well, it turns out that...

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Did you know? It best to exercise immediately after waking up

Posted by on Jan 15, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health, Uganda | 0 comments

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | 1. It makes you sharper in the morning and puts your mental faculties at peak performance for four to...

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