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Opendi launches sh1.098b mass treatment for...

The drugs to be distributed will target the treatment of river blindness, elephantiasis, bilharzia and trachoma

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HIV+ mum donates liver to save her child's...

It is the first time this is happening anywhere. The child had a terminal liver disease and would have died without the transplant.

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Museveni commissions Mulago Specialised Women...

The President says paying scientists using international market rates will help the country stabilise its technocratic services.

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'Half of women at risk of dementia and stroke'...

While there are no cures for these diseases, a healthy lifestyle can protect against stroke and help prevent the onset of dementia.

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75,000 Ugandan women suffer from obstetric...

Although, 2,000 repairs are carried out every year, a good proportion of women affected by fistula are not receiving the required treatment.

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World's first human case of rat disease found...

The disease was found in a 56-year-old man who persistently produced abnormal liver function tests following a liver transplant.

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SA superbug kills six newborns, facility...

South Africa's health minister says overcrowding undermined the facility's infection control measures.

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Specialist doctors shun government hospitals...

Minister Sarah Opendi admits that government is struggling to attract and retain specialist medical personnel because of meager pay.

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Cancer to kill 10 million in 2018 despite...

An estimated 18.1 million new cancer cases were predicted worldwide for 2018 -- with 9.6 million deaths, said a report of the International Agency for...

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Naguru General Hospital receives medical...

The drugs given included a wide range of items for all departments including supplies and those used for acupuncture and Chinese doctrine.

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