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21:32

Up to 5% of Maternal Deaths Recorded This Year Attributed to COVID-19 Twaweza Uganda 3

These findings which come out after a recent incident where a newly operated mother committed suicide by jumping off a building at Kawempe National Referral Hospital, show that half of the women live in fear and are not confident that they would get appropriate treatment if they contracted COVID-19.
18:15
18:15

Uganda Receives 580,000 COVID-19 Vaccine Doses 2 5

The doses include 300,000 Sinovac vaccine doses donated by the Chinese government and the rest are AstraZeneca vaccine doses from the Norwegian government through the Covax facility.
15:42
15:42

Teenage Pregnancies now Uganda's Biggest Worry -Twaweza twaweza uganda 1 3 Top story

The findings of the survey released by the Twaweza in the presence of the Health Ministry officials indicate that eight out of ten citizens (79 per cent) say teen pregnancy has become a bigger problem during the Coronavirus pandemic and half say physical (51 per cent), emotional (51 per cent) and sexual (46 per cent) violence has got worse.
11:17
11:17

Wave of Pregnant Teenagers Overwhelms Osukuru Health Center III 2 5

Imelda Musungu, the midwife at Osukuru Health Center III says that they are currently receiving over 50 teenage mothers who go at the health facility for antenatal care services per week. They are aged between 12-19 years and they are from Osukuru sub-county and neighboring sub-counties in Tororo district.
10:57
10:57

Construction of Out Patient Dept at Katabi HC III Completed 5 2

Following the completion of the OPD block, there is less congestion at both the OPD block and the maternal and Child Health block.
10:54
10:54

Medics in Gulu Concerned over Self-Medication by Covid-19 Patients pandemic lockdown 3

Within the last two weeks, the health workers say five patients have died from the treatment unit after they delayed seeking medical attention from the hospital while a significant number were involved in self-medication.
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