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The Y+ Beauty Pageant 2020 launched

“The contest doesn’t focus on looks, but on a young positive being a role model for other young people with HIV, on being able to advocate for the needs...

First person cured of HIV dying from blood...

Timothy Ray Brown, the American once known as "the Berlin patient" who in 2008 became the first person to be cured of HIV, is terminally ill with cancer,...

Humble greens: Food for the sick

HEALTH  When sick, eating becomes particularly difficult. Loss of appetite, blisters in the mouth and throat and the prospect of throwing out whatever...

Health ministry receives machines to boost...

The machines, which are portable, provide a short turnaround time in HIV and viral load testing among infants.

Communities should rise up for girls

Since March, when schools were ordered to close, we have seen an increase in cases of child marriage in different parts of the country.

People living with HIV/AIDS need more information...

DTG, is a generic version of an advanced HIV drug and rolled out for use as a first-line treatment among patients taking antiretroviral drugs (ARVs).

HIV-positive 'elite controllers' offer clues...

HEALTH | A handful of people with HIV are able to control the disease without treatment, and now research on these so-called elite controllers is offering...

Parents blame police for rise in defilement...

SEX BUSE | One of the effects of coronavirus and the lockdown in Hoima is increased defilement and early marriages. Experts blame parents for not...

Teenagers contributing to Uganda's new HIV...

HIV/AIDS | The increasing number of teenagers and young women getting infected with HIV has pushed up Uganda's new infections by 1,000 annually. ...

Health experts tell presidential aspirants...

Dr Watiti pointed out that a lot of money is wasted treating government officials abroad and yet citizens plight on accessing healthcare is not addressed....

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Kawempe neonatal ICU gets new equipment

Kawempe neonatal ICU gets new equipment

The health minister, Dr Ruth Aceng, urged health workers to use the new facilities to save the newborns.