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Go Good (SA) Vegan Pea Protein Review

This review looks at a vegan protein powder, more specifically the Go Good Vegan Pea Protein Powder. Protein...

Uganda: Ebola Deaths Climb – allAfrica.com

A multipronged international effort has begun to pull out all the stops to launch trials of experimental Ebola...

Liberia: Cinta Residents Celebrate Jeety Hospital

Residents of Cinta in Weala, Margibi County say a proposed Jeety Hospital project in their community will relieve...

Liberia: “Jeety” Modernizes Clinic Worth Over U.S.$250,000 for Residents in Weala, Margibi Nearing Completion

Kakata — As part of its corporate social responsibility, the Jeety Rubber Liberia Limited Corporation has embarked on...

Nigeria: Health Commissioners Hold Forum On Primary Healthcare Funding

An official observes that Nigeria had witnessed marked improvement in primary healthcare delivery. Health commissioners from across the...

Kenya: Clinical Officers Say Country Ill Prepared to Tackle Ebola

Kisumu — The Kenya Union of Clinical Officers (KUCO) has decried lack of preparedness to deal with Ebola...

Nigeria: Assess. Learn. Improve – Enugu State’s Journey to Closing Health Security Gaps

The re-emergence of infectious diseases is inevitable, as humans continue to interact with the environment in different ways...

Somalia Teetering On the Edge of Famine – UN

The United Nations humanitarian office on Somalia says the country is still teetering on the edge of famine....

Uganda: Lawmakers Urge Govt to Increase Funding for Mental Health Services

Kampala, Uganda — MPs have adopted a motion, urging government to increase funding for mental and psychiatric care...

Angola: Over 150 Children With Cleft Lip Undergo Repair Surgery At Josina Machel

Luanda — At least 153 children with cleft lip and palate underwent surgery at Luanda's Josina Machel Hospital,...

Tanzania: 800 Employers, Health Association Leaders Benefit From Osha Training

Mwanza — THE Occupational Safety and Health Authority (OSHA) has trained over 800 employers and leaders of the...

Africa: Supporting Madagascar’s Covid-19 Vaccine Uptake At 78

Ambatondrazaka, Madagascar — "The vaccine at all costs to survive the COVID-19 pandemic." This is the credo of...

Nigeria Records Fresh 41 Cases of Monkeypox in 7 Days

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), has reported additional 41 new cases of Monkeypox disease between August...

Nigeria: Lassa Fever – Nigeria Records Six New Cases, One Death in One Week

The report further revealed that a total of 172 deaths have been recorded in 2022 across 102 local...

Nigeria: Monkeypox Infections in Nigeria Exceed 300

The disease control centre noted that seven deaths have been recorded in seven states in 2022. Nigeria has...

Nigeria: To Build a Nation – Reflecting On the Mental Health Impact of the ASUU Strike As Nigeria Turns 62

Source link : https://allafrica.com/stories/202210030096.html Author : Nigeria Health Watch Publish date : 2022-10-03 05:10:27

Kenya: Govt Urges Kenyans to Minimise Border Movements After Uganda Ebola Outbreak

Nairobi — The Ministry of Health is appealing to Kenyans to minimize their movement along the Western Border...

Kenya: Kmpdu Wants Govt to Educate Medics on Ebola Virus Management

Nairobi — The Kenya Medical Practitioners Pharmacists and Dentists' Union (KMPDU) wants the government to educate medics on...

Africa: Ebola – What Are the Symptoms, How Does It Spread and Where Did It Come From?

Uganda health authorities have declared an outbreak of Ebola disease. Ebola outbreaks emerge periodically in several African countries,...

Africa: If You Think Scrapping Covid Isolation Periods Will Get us Back to Work and Past the Pandemic, Think Again

COVID is an exceptional disease and was at its deadliest this year, causing more deaths in Australia between...

Liberia: Additional Financing to Improve Health Services

Washington — The World Bank has approved an Additional Financing (AF) of $31 million to strengthen health systems...

Africa: Cholera Surging Globally As Climate Change Intensifies

Geneva — Cholera is surging around the globe, the World Health Organization warns. Flareups of the deadly disease...

Ghana: Improve Client Service in Health Delivery – Deputy Health Minister

The Deputy Minister for Health (MoH), Mrs Tina Gifty Naa Ayeley Mensah has urged nurses, midwives and health...

Eritrea: World Rabbis Day Observed At National Level

Asmara, 29 September 2022- World Rabbis Day was observed at national level on 28 September at the Agricultural...

Ghana: WVG, GIZ Sensitise Communities to Covid-19 Jab

World Vision Ghana (WVG), in collaboration with its international partner, the German Development Cooperation (GIZ) yesterday embarked on...

South Africa: Major Hospitals Exempt From Load Shedding – South African News Briefs – September 30, 2022

Cape Town —   Health Minister Confirms Major Hospitals Exempt From Load Shedding Health Minister Joe Phaahla says...

Africa: Why Has My Cold Dragged On So Long? and How Do I Know When It’s Morphed Into Something More Serious?

Common colds are caused by viruses. There are no effective cures, and antibiotics do not work on viruses,...

Africa: Getting Fit After Covid? Why You Should Be Strength Training – and How to Do It

After recovering from COVID, you might be eager to get out and do some exercise, particularly if you'd...

Africa: World Heart Day 2022 – Heart Failure Now Growing Threat to Health in Africa, Middle East – Experts

The experts said CVD, which remain the leading cause of death globally have continued to increase despite various...

East Africa: 5 Steps to Stop Ebola Spreading in East Africa – A Frontline Expert Advises

The biggest Ebola outbreak in human history happened in West Africa from 2014 to 2015. I was on...

South Africa: Morphine Shortages Leave Patients in Pain

The short-sightedness of relying on a single morphine powder supplier for South Africa's healthcare facilities has been pinpointed...

Rwanda: Shisha Kibondo Porridge – How Fortified Flour Is ‘Driving Down’ Stunting Levels

In May 2017, two months after getting pregnant, Valentine Umuhoza, a resident of Nyaruguru District, started receiving Shisha...

Malawi: Chakwera Seeks Resources for Cancer Treatment Centres in Malawi

President Dr. Lazarus Chakwera has appealed for financial resources for the construction of cancer treatment centres and hospitals...

Rwanda: Ebola Virus Is Nearby. Time to Step Up Vigilance

The Democratic Republic of Congo on Tuesday, September 27, declared the end of an Ebola outbreak that had...

Africa: Calls Grow to Eliminate Malaria, Other Vector Borne Diseases

Vector — borne diseases pose a serious public health and economic burden to humanity and particularly to the...

Ghana: ASA Savings and Loans Limited Organises Health Screening for Dormaa-Ahenkro Residents

Sunyani — ASA Savings and Loans Limited has extended its benevolence to the people of Dormaa-Ahenkro in the...

South Africa: Nxesi Welcomes Convictions, Prison Sentences for Covid-19 TERS Fraud

Ten people have been slapped with direct imprisonment or suspended sentences for defrauding the COVID-19 Temporary Employer-Employee Relief...

Nigeria: GMOs Flood Nigerian Markets, As Federal Govt Urged to Examine Biosafety Guidelines

Over 30 different products mostly imported from USA, China, India and South Africa, labelled to be produced with...

Uganda: Reach a Hand Uganda, Dkt Use Music and Drama to Educate Youth On Sexual and Reproductive Health

Reach A Hand Uganda (RAHU), a civil society organisation in partnership with DKT International have started using music,...

Uganda: Parliament Gets Serious About Mental Health, Funding Plan Mooted

MPs have adopted a motion, urging government to increase funding for mental and psychiatric care services in the...