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17:01
17:01

Malaria Kills 99 People In Luwero pneumonia 1 4

According to the district report on mortality and morbidity, 66 of the malaria deaths occurred among children under five years whereas 33 cases occurred among children above five years and adults.
14:33
14:33

New Vaccine Needed to Control Viral Pneumonia Ministry of Health 2

Currently, in Uganda, the flu vaccine which can offer protection against viral pneumonia is only available on the private market and for special groups such as children who suffer from asthma, those with heart disease and premature babies.
11:20
11:20

Polluted Air Is Stunting Children's Brains – Report air pollution 1 2 Top story

Exposure to contaminated air narrows blood vessels and could lead to a heart attack, chest pain, stroke, or other respiratory diseases such as asthma, chronic bronchitis, lung cancer, and pneumonia.
10:39
10:39

Demand for Flu Vaccines on the Increase health center 3

Otoori explains that the shots are taken on annual basis because every year, a new vaccine is manufactured depending on the new strains of flu that might be affecting people during a certain part of the year.
10:49
10:49

Life without Septrin Is Possible - Dr. Watiti pregnant woman 4

Dr. Stephen Watitis re-assurance come weeks after government announced a change in its HIV treatment and management policy which stopped the compulsory issuance of Septrin for persons living with HIV
10:59
10:59

300 Million Children Breathing Toxic Air - UNICEF Report pneumonia 1 1

The satellite imagery confirms that in total 2 billion children are exposed to outdoor air pollution, caused by factors such as vehicle emissions, heavy use of fossil fuels, dust and burning of waste, exceeds minimum air quality guidelines set by the World Health Organization.
17:18
17:18

Mulago Records Strides in Pneumonia Case Management infant mortality 3

Dr Sabrina Kitaka, the head of pediatrics at Mulago Hospital says that the pneumonia ward at Mulago now receives less than five children a day some of which are isolated cases that are presented as referrals. This is the opposite of depressing sights prior to April 2014 when the ward accommodated over 100 patients at a go.
16:21
16:21

Homes Turned Into Health Centres As Focus Deepens on Pneumonia malaria consortium 3

Joseph Buyungo, a Village Health Team member in Mpigi district says he receives and treats about 96 cases of pneumonia at his home, which he says also serves as Health Centre One.
15:46
15:46

Bibuza Singer Hajat Madina Hospitalized In Lyantonde pneumonia 2

Kasiime was admitted at Born Clinic on Wednesday suffering from pneumonia and fever like symptoms after her Tuesday night performance.
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