Category «Health»

Kabale declared Marburg free

The Ministry of Health has today officially declared Kabale district Marburg free. This means that the whole district does not have any more cases of Marburg. The end of the Marburg outbreak follows the completion of 42 days of the post Marburg Surveillance countdown period. Announcing the declaration at Rushoroza health center, the health minister …

Mulago Hospital stuck with 9 months old baby

The police at Mulago Hospital are stranded with a 9 months old baby girl, after her mother passed away with no accompanying relative. 19 year old Dinavenue Namara was picked from the Old Taxi Park from where she had collapsed and rushed to Mulago Hospital, from where she passed away this morning. The 2nd Officer …

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 says tests have already been carried out to confirm that …

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 Hospital and 2 at Nyimbwa Health Centre …

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 health center. The Ministry of Health …