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Health Ministry Urges Against Herbal Concoctions in Covid-19 Treatment twaweza uganda 1 Top story

The surge in the COVID-19 cases and deaths in the country has forced some affected persons to turn to all sorts of concoctions for treatment instead of getting to hospitals for management.
15:20
15:20

Masindi Hospital Health Workers End Week-Long Strike Patients 4

The health workers said they couldn't continue handling patients especially those diagnosed with the deadly COVID-19 pandemic without Personal Protective equipment-PPE, because this exposed them to a greater risk of contracting the disease. The situation left many patients admitted at the health facility puzzled with no one to attend to them.
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13:54

Kalisizo Hospital Staff in Panic as COVID-19 Spreads Among Medics 1 1

Kyotera District Health Officer Dr Edward Muwanga says that the deceased is a female health worker who is suspected to have contracted the virus while executing her duties within the last three weeks. He said that the health worker could have contracted the virus while attending to cases at the outpatient department –OPD wards.
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COVID-19 Patients Now Take Longer to Recover - Medics 1 Top story

40-year-old Immaculate Kyeyune, a COVID-19 patient who was discharged from the hospital three weeks ago says she spent 25 days at the hospital and spent most of her time there on oxygen support.
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07:54

COVID-19 Delta Variant Worries Health Experts as Epidemic Curve Moves Upwards

He acknowledged that new variants are expected, saying “that’s what viruses do, they evolve” and stressed that by preventing transmission, we can stem the emergence of variants.
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07:43

COVID-19 Jabs Will Only be Effective With Mass Vaccination-Experts MOH 2 1

According to health experts, the reported deaths of already vaccinated personnel does not prove that the vaccine is ineffective, but rather that more people need to get vaccinated so that herd immunity can be built. So far at only 3.3 per cent of the targeted 26.7 million people have received one jab, yet the country needs to vaccinate at least 65 per cent of its population.
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