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06:58
06:58

Mental Health Patients Paying High Cost for Treatment as Hospital Runs Out of Drugs depression 2 1

Dr. Charles Eyoung, the Psychiatrist Doctor at the Mental Health Unit disclosed to URN in an interview that the Hospital has run out of the essential drugs. These include among others Phenytoin, which controls seizures in patients with epilepsy and Naltrexone that is used in the treatment of post-traumatic disorder and alcohol abuse.
11:01
11:01

Depression: The Little Known Mental Illness jinja hospital 1 5 Top story

Janet Martha Akullo, a Psychiatrist nurse at Jinja Hospital says although depression is common and treatable, it is lethal because at most times it is diagnosed very late.
07:53
07:53

UPDF Soldier Commits Suicide on Easter Sunday updf deserters 1 Top story

A man few in Nyakayojo sub-county, Mbarara knew to be a Uganda People\'s Defence (UPDF) soldier surprised many by committing suicide on Easter Sunday.
11:53
11:53

Teen Mum Commits Suicide After Dumping Baby in Latrine depression 1 Top story

Okello explains that after questioning the suspect, they released her on police bond on Sunday to seek medication for the labor pains.
15:06
15:06

17-Year-Old Commits Suicide over Poor PLE Results suicidal depression 2

Relatives say Okot refused to share in the family meal after learning about his dismal performance and instead preferred to isolate himself. He was later discovered pulsating in pain and rushed to Kitgum Main Hospital for treatment. Doctors at Kitgum Main Hospital told family members that Okot had consumed pesticide.
12:07
12:07

Man Beats Son To Death For Stealing UGX 1000 child neglect 3 Top story

Gasta Kasendwa, a resident of Mugamba village in Kanabulemu parish in Rakai tied his 15 year old son Buoy Kapalaga with banana fibers and beat him up to death. Kapalaga was a P.7 candidate of St. Cyprian Lugonza Primary school.
11:04
11:04

Mother Burns 6-year-old Son for Stealing UGX 200 child neglect

A woman in Budaka district has been arrested for burning the hands of her son as punishment for stealing 200 shillings from her bedroom. The woman Namuzungu Nusula (37) tied the hands of her errant son together, doused them with paraffin and lit a match on them.
15:41
15:41

Student Commits Suicide After Father Fails to Pay School Fees step mothers

A student has committed suicide in Butansi village, Kamuli district, after learning his father will not be able to pay for him school fees. He had been informed by his father the previous day that he would not be able to pay his fees the previous day.
21:50
21:50

Woman Commits Suicide Three Weeks After Seeking Treatment suicide cases

Pauline Mugaga was found hanging on a tree, three weeks after she sought treatment for mental disorder and was discharged.
16:48
16:48

Woman Hangs Self mental illness

A 40-year old woman has hung herself in Mawerere village, Bulesa sub county Bugiri district.
12:57
12:57

Suspected UPDF Officer Shoots 10 People Dead in Bombo love gone sour 2 1

Ten people including soldiers of Uganda People’s Defense Forces (UPDF) have been killed and two others critically injured in attack on a local bar in Bombo town council. The incident occurred at a bar in Bombo town.
11:01
11:01

16-Year Old Hangs Self Outside Family Home depression

A 16-year old in Kibaale has hanged himself, as suicide cases escalate in the district.
11:44
11:44

Kabale Special Police Constable Commits Suicide marriage

Special Police constable Agaba Munyangyezi is said to have committed suicide in the wee hours of Monday 18th February 2013 after he allegedly had a quarrel with his wife.
10:32
10:32

Woman Strangles Child Over New Man love gone sour 1

Police in Rakai district have arrested a woman in connection with the disappearance and death of her 2-year-old child.
04:15
04:15

Kabale Businessman Commits Suicide After Three Attempts depression

A businessman in Kabale municipality who has been threatening to commit suicide for sometime finally succeeded on Saturday, January 19.
13:55
13:55

Pastor Commits Suicide in School Dormitory depression

A Kenyan pastor has committed suicide in a school dormitory in Kiboga district.
04:56
04:56

Kibaale Cop Hangs Self mental illness

A police officer in Kibaale district decided to commit suicide, just a day to the New Year (2013).
17:40
17:40

Busoga Ill-prepared As Number Of Mental Health Patients Rises depression 1

In 2011, 1270 cases of mental illness were registered in Busoga region. 2413 cases have so far been registered in 2012 and the number continues to rise.
16:10
16:10

Shock As UPDF Soldier Hangs Self In Lira Town depression

Residents of senior quarters near the army barracks in Central Divison Lira municipality are still in shock after they found a UPDF soldier hanging from a mango tree this morning.
14:37
14:37

Gulu Records 22 Suicide Cases In One Month trauma

Records from Gulu Regional Police Headquarters indicate that a total of 22 people committed suicide in October alone.
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