TOP
Sunday,February 17,2019 05:17 AM

Health

Rebeccatulituuka 318x200

Rakai expands hospital theatre to handle...

Dr. Yasin Kiyemba, the medical superintendent, said after expansion, the number of operations will increase hence minimising referral cases.

Namubiru1 318x200

Child injected with HIV tainted injection...

Buganda Road Chief Magistrate then, Olive Kazaarwe sentenced Namubiru to a three year jail term after finding her guilty of negligence.

Brain 318x200

Women's brains appear 'years younger' than...

One theory is that hormones might begin shaping brain metabolism at a young age, setting females on a pattern that is more youthful throughout their lives,...

Leo 318x200

Man smuggles month-old leopard cub on plane...

The animal was in a state of shock and was making trill sounds and appeared to be weak.

Tba 318x200

Delivering with TBAs: When it all goes wrong...

One couple in eastern Uganda did not have the money to travel to the district hospital. So they looked at a more convenient option: a traditional birth...

Hunger 318x200

'Radical rethink' needed to tackle obesity,...

Nearly a billion people are hungry and another two billion are eating too much of the wrong foods, causing epidemics of obesity, heart disease and diabetes....

Hacking 318x200

Where data of 14,200 HIV positive people...

"Confidential information regarding 14,200 individuals diagnosed with HIV up to January 2013 is in the possession of an unauthorised person."

314ddb53fbaec4161e4089608224fd76c012db1b 318x200

'Radical rethink' needed to tackle obesity,...

Nearly a billion people are hungry and another two billion are eating too much of the wrong foods, causing epidemics of obesity, heart disease and diabetes....

Blood1 318x200

Blood bank stuck with blood despite scarcity...

"We have blood in stock, but we cannot issue it because it has not been tested for HIV, hepatitis B and blood grouping," says Kyeyune.

Bobnuwagira 318x200

Protecting environment: Local governments...

Since 1996, environment and natural resources management in Uganda was decentralised to local governments and communities.

LATEST ARTICLES

Felixtshisekedi2 318x200

'Golden handshake' for DR Congo's...

Ministers in the outgoing government of now ex-president Joseph Kabila awarded themselves "golden-handshake" benefits in two decrees which were passed on November 24, that safeguarded lifetime cash payments.