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Jan 2020 5 results
18:41
18:41

Only 72 Percent of TB Patients Complete Treatment MINISTRY OF HEALTH 3

Last year, 1,500 of the 86,000 people that newly tested for Tuberculosis in the country had the drug-resistant strain. That means that they couldn’t be treated by the readily available and cheap antibiotic rifampicin.
18:36
18:36

Health Ministry Warns Ugandan Traders about Coronavirus Outbreak in China Ministry of Health 3

At a press conference this afternoon, Health Minister Jane Ruth Aceng said screening services have been put in place at Entebbe International Air Port and although not many Ugandans go to Wuhan, she said they are worried about the disease spreading to other cities in the country.
16:45
16:45

89 Sub Counties Lack Health Centres-Opendi Ministry of Health 1 2

Opendi who heads to Ministry of Energy said that 89 sub-counties don’t have a single health facility.She said that the absence of health centres affects the delivery of health services.
15:27
15:27

CSOs Push for Increase of Primary Health Care Budget World Vision 2

The CSOs are worried that if this proposal is approved, Ugandans should be braced for tough times since it means that health facilities will be under-resourced and therefore will not function efficiently.
06:52
06:52

Rejected Mother Turns to Soroti Hospital for Accommodation maternity ward 2 1

According to Epaku, they at least receive a mother who has been ejected by her family each quarter. Most of the affected are teens who conceive from school.
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