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11:54
11:54

Uptake of Second HPV Vaccine Increases among School-Going Children WHO 1 2

Data from the health ministry shows that while uptake of the first dose has always stood at over 75 per cent, uptake of the second dose has been as low as 22 per cent in some parts of the country. It is based on these figures that the Health Ministry launched a campaign to encourage uptake of the second dose.
11:28
11:28

Health Ministry to Prioritize Funding to Tackle Disease Outbreaks WHO 1 2

Dr Jane Ruth Aceng, the Minister of Health, says that the ministry will focus on re-enforcing their surveillance system at all levels.
11:33
11:33

Results Rule Out Measles/Rubella Vaccine as the Cause of Death for 5-year-old WHO 2 1

The five-year-old boy was among millions of children who were immunized with the Measles and Rubella joint vaccine that has since been introduced into the country’s immunization schedule. But he, and his siblings developed a skin rash and red eyes, which, according to family members, was in reaction to the vaccine.
07:57
07:57

DRC Ebola Cases Increase, Ugandans Urged to Take Caution Ebola in DRC 1 Top story

According to the World Health Organisation Ebola situational reports, the 55 cases mark an increase in the number of cases recorded compared to those in November, 2019. An average of seven Ebola cases were recorded in November in four Beni, Mabalako, Mandima and Oicha.
07:37
07:37

Measles Killed 140,000 in 2018-WHO WHO Uganda 1

According to data from WHO UNICEF, the vaccine preventable deaths has claimed the lives of more in some countries like DRC compared to diseases like Ebola Viral Disease
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