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Kasese Parents Ask For Support To Spina Bifida Affected Children

26 Oct 2021 · Sylvia Muhindi a mother of a child living with spina Bifida complications told URN the cost of accessing neurosurgeons is unaffordable for most parents . She said as a result, children with hydrocephalus are denied access to specialized treatment.

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Kasese Parents Ask For Support To Spina Bifida Affected Children 1 8

Sylvia Muhindi a mother of a child living with spina Bifida complications told URN the cost of accessing neurosurgeons is unaffordable for most parents . She said as a result, children with hydrocephalus are denied access to specialized treatment.
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COVID-19: Ugandans Unaware of What Vaccines They Got Makerere University 1 2

Dr. Misaki Wayengera, a member of the National COVID-19 Task Force says health workers have reported that upon turning up for their second jabs, some cannot tell whether they were given AstraZeneca or any other of the jabs currently being given.
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Patients Share Wards with Dead Bodies in Bukwo

Dr.Edward Sabit, the Bukwo district health officer said that the general situation at Bukwo hospital might cause the hospital to be closed.
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Over 1,000 Teenage Pregnancies Recorded in Agago in One Year

Agago District Probation Office records show that the people who visited different health centres to access antenatal services during the last year included 1,339 adolescent girls aged between 12 and 19. Another 633 cases were registered between April and September 2021, most of them in the Sub Counties of Adilang and Omot.
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Lawyers, Health Activists Say COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates Are Illegal MOH 1 4

According to lawyers and health rights activists that URN spoke, vacciantion mandates that require all members of staff or visitors at the Ministry of Health or the National Medical Stores are illegal. The lawyers say no law or statutory instrument has been issued on vaccination which makes it illegal for government entities to victimize unvaccinated staff or visitors
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Health Care Providers Call For Male Involvement in Care of Children with Spina Bifida Cure Hospital 6 1

Samalie Matovu, the Executive Director Katalemwa Cheshire Home, a rehabilitation centre says that 80 percent of their clients who bring children for care are women.
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Lack of Sexuality Education Fuelling Teenage Preganacy in Rakai MINISTRY OF HEALTH 2

A survey by Reproductive Health Uganda found out that more than 2,093 underage girls were impregnated during the lockdown period.