Health

Mulago Ebola patients recovering

Mulago Ebola patients recovering

Doctors say the two Ebola patients admitted to Mulago hospital are improving and in good shape. The hospital spokesperson Enock Kusaasira says that the duo has already recovered from the symptoms of the deadly fever and is hopeful that they will fully recover soon. Kusaasira

November 26th, 2012

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Number of Ebola cases now at 13

Number of Ebola cases now at 13

One more suspected case of Ebola has been admitted at Nyimbwa health center IV as the number of suspect cases being monitored rises to 77. This now brings the number of suspected Ebola patients admitted countrywide to 13. 5 are admitted at Bombo Army hospital, 6 at Mulago ...

November 20th, 2012

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One more suspected case of Ebola registered

One more suspected case of Ebola registered

One more suspected case of Ebola has been registered at Nyimbwa Health center IV in Luwero district. This now brings the total number of people admitted to 12 in twelve in the whole country. Five of these are at Bombo Hospital, six at Mulago Hospital and one at Nyimbwa ...

November 19th, 2012

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Pneumonia appeal made

Pneumonia appeal made

As the country joins the rest of the world to mark the world Pneumonia day, the ministry of health has been urged to step up efforts in the fight against the disease. According to the Uganda pediatric association, about 27,000 children die of pneumonia annually. A senior ...

November 12th, 2012

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Conjoined twins have died

Conjoined twins have died

The conjoined twins who were admitted at Mulago hospital have died. The twins who were born at Buhinda Hospital in Fort portal district on 5th of October were admitted at Mulago Hospital last week. The twins, both boys are sons to Olivia Kaminde and Robert Kyaligonza. The ...

November 6th, 2012

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