According to Grace Mirembe, the Institute’s spokesperson, Lokodo was discharged on Thursday at about 4.30pm, having improved tremendously.
experts attributed the rising numbers of heart diseases to lifestyle habits that include smoking, drinking alcohol, eating junk food and sitting for long...
IFB Title: Procurement of Echocardiography and Heart Lung Equipment
Action for Disadvantaged People offered to cover the medical expenses, but the family lacks money for air tickets and up-keep.
The results showed serious heart defects which require open surgery which can be done at Mulago at sh15m.
According to the recent Uganda Health Demographic Survey, 1% of 16,000 babies born annually suffer from heart complications.
"At the specified hospitals a patient with chest pain will be diagnosed with a heart problem and it will be reported to the UHI."
She attributes the problem of heart conditions to poor health.
According to her father, Brian Ekisa, Apio’s sister passed on a few hours after birth in Naguru hospital leaving Apio with breathing complications.
The third CSI Africa annual conference was held at the Speke Resort, Munyonyo in Kampala-Uganda for two days (November 25-26). Previous CSI Africa conferences...
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