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Nov 2019 5 results
17:50
17:50

Global Pharmaceutical Company to Subsidize NCD Treatment Ministry of Health 2

Dr. Nathan Mulure, the company’s head of social business for East Africa told journalists at a press conference this afternoon each treatment goes for one dollar and that for the final consumer, treatments should be accessed at a price not higher than 2 dollars.
13:51
13:51

Measles Claims More Than Twice as Many Lives Than Ebola in DR Congo UNICEF 1

This is more than twice the number of people who have been killed by the Ebola virus in the same country over the last one year. According to the World Health Organization (WHO) measles, which has gripped all provinces in the country, is the world's largest and fastest-moving epidemic.
10:58
10:58

WHO Releases New HIV Testing Guidelines

Previously, most high burden countries were using two consecutive tests. The new approach the organization says can help countries achieve maximum accuracy in HIV testing.
10:26
10:26

Ministry of Education to Issue Guidelines for Senior Women in Schools 3

Semakula says they had hoped that after operationalization, it would be clearer to schools what entails sexuality since already existing policies have only hints of sexual reproductive health that it addresses.
07:22
07:22

Mukono Authorities to Close Bars Promoting Shisha Smoking Mukono district 4

Samari Musenero, the Mukono District Health Secretary notes that there are several pubs and bars where open cigarette smoking is practiced. According to Musenero, they have teamed up with security to monitor and close all public places violating the ban on Shisa and public smoking.
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