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20:15
20:15

Health Ministry Restricts COVID-19 Contacts from Traveling Ministry of Health 2 1

The Ministry also announced that 120 students have so far tested positive for COVID-19. The cases have been registered from Bishop Cyprian Kihangire, Masaka College of Health Sciences, Vine Paramedical School in Masaka and Kabale School of Nursing and midwifery.
17:47
17:47

C-section Births in Uganda's Private Hospitals is 4 Times Higher Than WHO Standard Maternal Health 1 Top story

According to the report released by the health ministry, 72 percent births at Nakasero Hospital and 51% at Nsambya are by C-section. The health ministry says there is need to investigate the high C-section rates in private hospitals which is about 4 times above the 10 - 15% that WHO considers acceptable
14:47
14:47

MOH Losing Track of Covid-19 Recovered Patients Under Home Care Treatment

Dr Henry Mwebesa, the Director-General of Health Services at the health minister while addressing a virtual meeting on Tuesday admitted that they are facing challenges to trace the patients.
10:41
10:41

Africa CDC Launches Campaign to Increase Face Mask Use wearing face masks

Dubbed AfricaMaskWeek, the campaign in which different media platforms will be used to showcase how proper face mask use ought to be worn will end on November 30th in 47 countries in Africa.
09:04
09:04

New COVID-19 Research Raises Optimism on Post-infection Immunity

Shane Crotty who led the team of researchers says that long lasting antibody levels and immune memory cells could potentially lessen the severity of a re-infection.
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