The ministry of health has assured the country that HIV/ AIDS will be history in the country by 2020 Speaking during the 8th National Pediatric and adolescent conference, the commissioner for national disease control in the ministry of health Dr. Patrick Tusiime says, the ...
HIV-AIDS remains the leading cause of death among adolescents in Uganda and the second globally according to the ministry of health. The ministry indicates that in 2014 alone 2.6million children were living with HIV/AIDS and 78% of adolescents between 10-24years were ...
Ministry of Health needs over 220bn shillings to carry out a massive country wide vaccination of hepatitis B. In the last financial year 2016-2017 10 billion were allocated to the ministry of health to specifically fight Hepatitis B. According to the state minister of health
In Apac district, women and men are wearing female condom rings as bracelets. Health officials have raised the red flag over the misuse of female condoms saying the practice is hindering the fight against HIV/Aids. Eunice Etap, a nursing officer at Akokoro health centre III,
September 22nd, 2016
Residents of Abim district in Karamoja sub region have asked that one ward in Abim hospital be named after former FDC presidential candidate Dr. Kizza Besigye. They said this would work as an appreciation for his visit in the hospital that forced government to renovate the ...
September 21st, 2016