Rubaramira's long journey with HIV

Retired Major Rubaramira Ruranga is one of the few Ugandans who have lived longest on ARVs. He disclosed his status at a time when stigma was at its highest,...

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NCDs killing 40 million people annually

“When you get a heart attack that is when then you run to hospitals, we eat a lot of foods that are creating complications in our lives. At least go for...

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Lutaaya, A father of positive living 

Many received his declaration with skepticism, calling it a ploy to make an extra buck off empathic sentiments.But Lutaaya was to prove them wrong. His...

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The doctor who developed the Ebola test kit...

The kit has now been approved by WHO to diagnose Ebola and Marburg viruses.

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Y+ beauty pageant: De-stigmatising the community...

The Y+ Beauty pageant is a novel concept that was developed to celebrate beauty with zero stigma and zero discrimination together with having zero new...

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Artists fear testing for HIV - Aloysius Matovu...

“Some artists have come to me and said they have some form of cancer and because they live in denial, many have since died."

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Dental experts want essential medicine list...

The experts say health facilities have been getting dental materials in installments yet they are supposed to be supplied as a whole.

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HIV is not a death sentence – Elvis Basudde...

After a near-death experience, Elvis Basudde vowed to fight the scourge using his pen.

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African basil, a solution to bad breath

African basil is scientifically known as ‘Ocimum gratissimum’, but in most Bantu speaking parts of Uganda, it is called ‘Omujaaja’.

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Is Uganda winning the HIV war?

AIDS-related deaths hav e been redu ced by more than 55% since the peak in 2004


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Meet the Acholi Prince who prefers...

20-year-old Eric Opoka commonly known for his stage name as Eezzy is the hottest musical item in Northern Uganda.