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10:36
10:36

Gov’t to Support Nodding Syndrome Victims NUSAF-III 1 2

Jenne Achola, a resident of Bongolaku village in Labongo Akwang Sub-county, Kitgum District is among parents in the region who aren’t happy with what they perceive as government reluctance to revitalize treatment of nodding syndrome patients.
15:16
15:16

Families Plead with Gov't to Reopen Nodding Syndrome Treatment Centers Kitgum District 5 1

Michael Odur, a resident of Labworomor village in Akwang, says that caring for the children affected by the nodding condition since the closure of the treatment centers has become an uphill task for him and the entire family due to resource constraints.
21:03
21:03

2,000 People Suffering From Epilepsy In Kitgum nodding syndrome 4 1

Barbra Rose Olum, the in-charge of Mental Health Department at Kitgum General Hospital, says that the high numbers of epileptic patients in the district is worrying.
16:53
16:53

MPs Take Voluntary Visit to Nodding Syndrome Affected Areas northern uganda 2

Nodding syndrome, according to the World Health Organisation, affects children between the ages of 5 and 15 years old, causing progressive cognitive dysfunction, neurological deterioration, stunted growth and a characteristic nodding of the head. Despite numerous and extensive investigations, very little is known about the cause of the disease.
17:58
17:58

Police Stuck With 5 Special Needs Children epilepsy 2

Adongkare says the children deserted their families and opted to live on the streets without proper shelter and medical treatment.
09:08
09:08

Govt Finally Delivers Food To Nodding Syndrome Victims business skills 2

Government has finally delivered nutritional foods to victims of the nodding syndrome in Kitgum district a month after the stores ran dry.
11:51
11:51

Kitgum District Runs Out Of Nodding Syndrome Drugs drug stock 2

Kitgum District has run out of newly procured Sodium Valprate, the most essential drug required for managing nodding syndrome in the district.
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