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12:44
12:44

Some Health Workers Think Cancer is a Virus– Dr Orem nutrition 2 1

Dr Orem also disclosed that some health workers have limited knowledge on cancer and can neither counsel nor diagnose patients correctly.
20:01
20:01

Kadaga Wants Mandatory Physical Exercise in Schools district 3 1

Speaking at the celebrations of the World Heart Day in Jinja district on Friday, Kadaga says that, some schools have limited space where pupils can hardly carry out physical exercises which has left them lazy and prone to heart diseases.
18:18
18:18

Three Health Workers in Kamuli Interdicted over Alleged Extortion report

The three were interdicted after soliciting a bribe of 600,000 Shillings from a cervical cancer patient whose names have been withheld before agreeing to carry out surgery.
17:39
17:39

UCI Trains 32 Nurses on Cancer Screening, Prevention Uganda 1 1

Lydia Mbwali, a nurse attached to Kiyunga health center IV asked UCI to provide them with the necessary equipment.
15:53
15:53

Ugandans Lose UGX 300b Annually on Medical Referrals Abroad cancer 2

The diseases are usually facilitated by raised blood pressure, high blood glucose levels, high levels of fat in the blood and excess weight and lifestyles such as tobacco use, physical inactivity, unhealthy diet, excess salt intake, and the harmful use of alcohol.
07:48
07:48

Millions Dying Prematurely From Cancer- WHO 1

The concern was made as the health agency launched the Non-Communicable Disease-NCD Progress Monitor 2017, which charts actions by countries to set targets, implement policies to address the four main shared and modifiable NCD risk factors; tobacco, unhealthy diet, physical inactivity and harmful use of alcohol.
14:57
14:57

Girl Seeks UGX 200M for Cancer Treatment medication

A 20-year-old girl is seeking over 200 million Shillings to travel to India for an operation to remove a tumor that has kept her bedridden for 14 months.
15:58
15:58

Kasese Media Fraternity Mourns Veteran Journalist cancer 1

Joel Kaguta, the Programs Manager Messiah Radio describes the late Nzinjah as an irreplaceable journalist who selfishly mentored young reporters.
19:41
19:41

Cancer Institute to Resume Radiotherapy Services in July mulago hospital 4 1

Dr. Jackson Orem, Director Uganda Cancer Institute said that treatment of the fist patient in Uganda once the new machine is brought is expected to be in July. Following the breakdown, there were more cries for cancer patients in the country, Government committed to sending cancer patients to Aga Khan Hospital in Nairobi.
18:55
18:55

Museveni To Assent To Uganda Cancer Institute Bill 1

In May this year, the 9th Parliament passed the Bill, which will give the Uganda Cancer Institute a semi-autonomous status and will receive a separate vote.
06:59
06:59

Pictorial: Thousands Attend 2016 Rotary Cancer Run new cancer machine

The annual cancer run organized by Rotary International is this year aimed at raising 4 million US Dollars to equip the Nsambya Hospital Cancer Ward with a cancer treatment machine. The machine is said to help in treating cancer by destroying the cancerous cells without affecting the surrounding issue.
17:48
17:48

Radiotherapy Machine Expected In One Year cancer 3 1

Dr. Orem says that after IAEA approving the soils on which the bunker will be built-a process that took two years, the institute is now in the process of identifying a company the is qualified to actually construct it.
15:30
15:30

Computerized Database for Cancer Patients in the Offing 2 1

The computerized system will help health workers to quickly identify, track and treat cancer patients, Dr. Oryem Jackson, the Executive Director of Uganda Cancer Institute says.
12:50
12:50

American Ambassador Urges Ugandans on Cancer Screening uganda cancer 1 2

According to Mahony, she managed to overcome ovarian cancer eight years ago, because she took a personal decision to go for early screening.
18:47
18:47

She Cranes Joins Tobacco Control Campaign public smoking 2 1

The Chairperson Uganda Netball Association, Annette Suzan Ongom says their involvement in the campaign will help to create more awareness about the effects of tobacco.
12:28
12:28

Prostate Cancer Cases Rise Sharply cancer screening 4 1

2,460 case of prostate cancer were registered this year alone, up from 1,824 cases registered in 2014.
07:35
07:35

Kadaga to Gov\'t: Institute Medical Insurance Scheme cancer 3

Lukwago noted that in the next financial year, the Cancer Institute would receive an additional 2 billion Shillings to help Ugandans who seek care from there.
14:33
14:33

Indian Women Road Race Returns This Weekend cancer 1

The 2014 Indian Women Road Race will take place on Sunday. The race has been described by some as grueling, intense and challenging, but for the past three years, participants have been taking part in this race for a good course.
13:21
13:21

Woman Gives Up Cancer Treatment Over Lack of Funds

Namazzi says that when she visited Mulago National Referral Hospital she found many patients in the queue and decided to return home and come back the next day early morning.
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