Health

Liberia: A New Way to Find College Students Via a Psychiatric Unexpected – and Back to Classes

 - And Back To Classes Sometimes the psychiatric economic crisis can be triggered by something compact. For Alexia...

Zimbabwe: Scale Up Nutritious Crop Production – OPC

Zimbabwe must shift focus from generalised crop production to foods that are bio-fortified, and high in nutrients if...

Africa: Spreading the Message About Universal Health Coverage

On 26 June 2019, the WHO Country Office convene its first Brown Bag Session to share information about...

Swaziland: LGBTI Discrimination in Swaziland Leads to Big Mental Health Issues, Report Finds

LGBTI people in Swaziland/eSwatini suffer mental health issues and many have attempted suicide because of the way they...

Nigeria: 53.9% of Open Defecators Live in North Central Nigeria – UNICEF

Calabar — United Nations Children's Fund, UNICEF new data on percentage of Nigerians practicing open defecation across the...

Africa’s Key Development Partners Formalize Their Commitment to Work Jointly to Help Address Food and Nutrition Security in Times of Climate Change

Kigali — In partnership with the African Union, leaders of four multilateral agencies - The African Development Bank,...

Ghana: Narh-Bita Hospital Introduces herbal Medicine Treatment

Tema — The Narh-Bita Hospital in Tema has introduced herbal medicine treatment alongside its orthodox form of medication...

Congo-Kinshasa: Ebola Death Toll Among Children Rises Above 500, Save the Children Warns

The deadly Ebola virus has taken the lives of more than 500 children in the Democratic Republic of...

Nigeria Fulfils Commitment, Launches Plan for the Prevention and Control of Non-Communicable Diseases

Nigeria's Federal Ministry of Health (FMoH and in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO) and key stakeholders...

Nigeria: World Breastfeeding Week-Parents Call for Enabling Environment for Nursing Mothers

In Abuja, five-month old baby Brian grasps his mother's breast with his mouth latched on the nipple sucking...

Tanzania: Anti-Malaria Crusade

NDC plans pesticide production PLANS are underway by the National Development Corporation (NDC) to embark on production of...

Nigeria: Oyetola Begins Expansion of Osun Specialist Hospital

Osogbo — The Governor of Osun State, Adegboyega Oyetola, yesterday said the administration is committed to improving the...

Burundi: Malaria Death Toll in Burundi Rivals DRC Ebola Deaths – OCHA

A malaria outbreak of "epidemic proportions" has killed some 1,800 people in Burundi in 2019, with a death...

Gambia: Wuli East MP Donates Medical Items to Sutukoba Clinic

Suwaibou Touray, the National Assembly Member for Wuli East has donated medical items to the Sutukoba Community Clinic....

Ghana: Unichem Bids Farewell to Chairman & Visionary

Unichem Ghana Group mourns the passing of their Chairman and Founder Mr. H.D. Mohan at 89 years of...

Libya: Europe Must Act Now to End Preventable Deaths in Libya and At Sea

An estimated 150 people drowned whilst fleeing Libya. It brings this year's toll in the Central Mediterranean Sea...

Burundi: Govt Playing Politics with Deadly Malaria Outbreak?

Cape Town — The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) reported that 5.7 million...

Nigeria: Only One in Three Nigerian Babies Are Exclusively Breastfed – Report

Only one in three babies born in Nigeria are exclusively breastfed for the first six months of their...

Chasing The Perfect Physique, Flex Wheeler Motivation Video

Another intense and great motivational video by Nick Andro Vision Motivation on the legendary IFBB bodybuilder, Flex Wheeler!...

Climate Change: African must build resilience

By Habimana Brian Participants at the high-level Africa Food Security Leadership Dialogue hosted by the Government of Rwanda in Kigali...

Forests could stem Climate chaos

By Henry Opondo Continued forest destruction is a sure path to crippling weather events, water and air pollution...

South Africa: Newcastle School for the Blind in Desperate Need of Funds

In 2011 Zethu Magubane was a fashion designer, but then she lost her eyesight, almost overnight. Today, the...

Botswana: Tsodilo Hills Heritage Challenge August 31

Maun — Tsodilo Hills is set to host this year's heritage challenge scheduled for August 31. Briefing the...

Congo-Kinshasa: Security Council Gravely Concerned By Ebola Outbreak in DR Congo, Demands Immediate End to Violence Hampering Response

The UN Security Council on Friday expressed grave concern about the current Ebola virus outbreak in the Democratic...

Liberia: Holman Family, U.S., Gives Medical Supplies to Kebbah Clinic

Joyce Kumba Raynes Ogunti, founder of the Alfred and Collinette Raynes Everybody Served (ACRES) Community Clinic in Millsburg,...

Liberia: Nimba Resists “Looting of Hospital Equipment”

Tension is said to be mounting in Tappita, Nimba County over the alleged relocation plan by the government...

Liberia: GOL’s Action At Jackson Fiah Doe Hospital Is Wrong

Attempt by the Government of Liberia to remove the only neurosurgical machine at the Jackson Fiah Doe Referral...

Nigeria: Only 25% of Mothers Observe Exclusive Breast-Feeding in Anambra

Anambra State Primary Health Care Development Agency has said that only 25% of lactating mothers in the state...

Kenya: Man Whose Genitals Were Chopped Off Dies in Hospital

A man whose genitals were allegedly chopped off by his drunk wife after a domestic quarrel in Free...

Africa: Linking the Dots – a Food System Approach to End Hunger and All Forms of Malnutrition

Per capita consumption of sugar and vegetable oils is expected to rise, driven by urbanization and the shift...

Malawi: Water Crisis Hits Mlare Health Centre

Residents around Mlare Health Centre have asked Karonga District Health Office to end water crisis at the facility...

Malawi: Rise in Non-Communicable Diseases Worries Authorities

Assistant director of clinical services responsible for Non- Communicable Diseases (NCD) in the Ministry of Health and Population...

Central Africa: Dozens Dead in Lake Chad Cholera Outbreaks

Abuja — AN outbreak of cholera has claimed the lives of at least 39 people in the Lake...

Liberia: LMHRA, St. Joseph Catholic Hosp. Conduct Research On Malaria

The Liberian partners of the IGORCADIA Project (Improved Governance and Research Capacities in Diagnostics for Infectious Diseases) of...

Malawi: Community in Fear Over Missing Boy With Albinism – Minister Promises Safer Homes for Pwas

People with albinism in Mitundu, the home area for a boy with albinism Goodson Fanizo, who was abducted...

Liberia: GOL Join Effort to Battle Mal-Nutrition

-Launches SUN Movement Secretariat-Liberia Source link : https://allafrica.com/stories/201908050427.html Author : Publish date : 2019-08-05 10:18:58

Malawi: Less Privileged Women Get Menstrual Cups

Mzuzu — Your Time Women's Empowerment Foundation, in conjunction with Kuwala Health Media Trust, is donating menstrual cups...

Cameroon: Fight Against HIV/Aids – Efforts to Sensitise Youths Intensify

Under the patronage of the First Lady, the 17th edition of the AIDS-Free Holidays campaign was launched yesterday,...

Liberia: Chinese Doctor Promises Better Health Delivery

The Director of the Angel Medical Care Clinic, Doctor Sun Lijuan, vows to provide efficient health services to...

Kenyatta’s Warning on Cancer – Here Are the Poor Lifestyle Choices He Meant

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday urged Kenyans to change their lifestyles even as the government increased funding on...