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New cancer cases double by 50%

In 2017 about 5,000 cases of cancer patients were recorded while in 2016 over 4,000 new cancer cases were registered at the Uganda Cancer Institute , while...

As it happened: Uganda Today - Monday February...

Makerere University have one leg into the group stage of the University Football League after edging Kampala International University 1-0 in the playoffs...

Over 21,000 cancer deaths registered in 2018...

Globally, approximately, 9.6 million people succumb to cancer each year, a figure higher than that of people who succumb to HIV/AIDS, Malaria and Tuberculosis...

Cancer patients' hostels providing homes...

About 80 patients’ and 80 carers’ beds are available each night in Kampala. Three meals are served to each patient and one care-giver daily.

Prostate, breast, cervical cancers high in...

Ddungu says what increases the low recovery rate is that 80% of cancer patients who go for treatment are usually at the stage when it is difficult for...

As cancer survival rate grows, so does number...

All forms of cancer combined claimed 8.8 million lives in 2015, making it the second leading cause of death after heart disease.

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Cancer Institute to set up regional centres

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