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Rwanda becomes first poor country to provide eye care for all

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

An eye care clinic in Rwanda: Over the past five years, Vision for a Nation has supported Rwanda’s Ministry of Health to establish a...

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After the Mengo Hospital deaths

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

Medical workers from Nwoya hospital gives out free medicines to patients at a free medical camp i northern Uganda. INDEPENDENT JIMMY/SIYA...

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THIS WEEK: Health Ministry set to burn expired drugs

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

THIS WEEK: Health Ministry set to burn expired drugs Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | 1500 tonnes of drugs are set to be burnt by the...

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Physicians’ Humility

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

Humility can be so important to a patient’s treatment and recovery that academic physicians believe it should be part of medical...

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Do Happier Relationships Make for Better Health?

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

In a sense, every day is Valentine’s Day, and partners have a powerful influence on each other’s state of mind. This post was...

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Being a single dad can shorten your life: study

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

Paris, France | AFP | The risk of dying prematurely more than doubles for single fathers compared to single mothers or paired-up dads,...

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Single Fathers Have Alarmingly High Mortality Rates

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

A new study shows that single fathers are twice as likely to die early that single mothers or couples parents The real problem may lie in...

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Linger over lunch to lose weight: study suggests

Posted by on Feb 13, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Food, Health, World | 0 comments

Paris, France | AFP | People who wolf down their food could lose weight simply by chewing longer and pausing between bites, study results...

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New cancer machine restores patients hope

Posted by on Feb 13, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health, News, Uganda | 0 comments

A New Cobalt 60 Radiotherapy Machine. INDEPENDENT JIMMY SIYA Kampala, Uganda | FLAVIA NASSAKA | Agnes Atiang was in line for a breast...

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More Ugandans have embraced condom use — Health Minister Dr. Jane Aceng

Posted by on Feb 13, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health | 0 comments

Uganda today celebrates international condom day on a positive note. Health Minister of Health Dr. Jane Aceng has revealed that the...

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Male circumcision: Could it lead to a bad sex life

Posted by on Feb 12, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health, Uganda | 0 comments

Male circumcision: Could it lead to a bad sex life? Kampala, Uganda | NIELS EBDRUP | Circumcised men have more difficulties reaching...

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Govt to dispose of over 1,200 tons of expired, unwanted medicines

Posted by on Feb 12, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health, Uganda | 0 comments

  Dr Atwine briefs the press at the Media Centre today. Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT |  The Ministry of Health has embarked on...

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Govt to dispose of over 1,200 tons of expired, unwanted medicines

Posted by on Feb 12, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health, Uganda | 0 comments

  Dr Atwine briefs the press at the Media Centre today. Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT |  The Ministry of Health has embarked on...

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6 Things All Men With Pregnant Women MUST Know – Others Ignore

Posted by on Feb 11, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health | 0 comments

Do you know that certain things you do when your wife is pregnant actually contributes to state of health of the mother and unborn child?...

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Sterile mosquitos released in Miami to battle disease

Posted by on Feb 10, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health, World | 0 comments

Miami, United States | AFP | In a bid to cut the population of disease-carrying Aedes aegypti mosquitos, health officials in Miami are...

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Pastor convicted for spraying followers with insecticide

Posted by on Feb 10, 2018 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Health | 0 comments

Johannesburg, South Africa | AFP | A South African court on Friday convicted a self-styled prophet who sprayed his followers in the face...

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Human eggs grown to maturity in lab: researchers

Posted by on Feb 9, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health, World | 0 comments

A mature oocyte (egg) Paris, France | AFP | Scientists have grown human egg cells to full maturity in the lab in a potential breakthrough...

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Virtual reality may reduce paranoia in psychotics: study

Posted by on Feb 9, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health, World | 0 comments

Paris, France | AFP | Virtual reality-based therapy combined with standard treatment reduced paranoia and anxiety in people with psychotic...

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S.Africa to compensate families of mentally-ill patients

Posted by on Feb 9, 2018 in Africa, All Uganda Today Posts, Health | 0 comments

Mentally-ill patient in hospital Johannesburg, South Africa | AFP | The South African government will compensate the families of more than...

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Scientists thwart cancer-spreading compound, in mice

Posted by on Feb 8, 2018 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health | 0 comments

Paris, France | AFP | A common amino acid produced in the human body or absorbed from food can be suppressed to stop breast cancer spread...

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