healthcare / Human Rights

Right to health in Kenya

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Article 43 of the Constitution of Kenya enshrines people’s economic and social rights. One of those rights is the right to “the highest attainable standards of health, which includes the right to […]

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Coronavirus in Kenya already

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Many people have been saying that African genes are unique and resistant against the coronavirus also known as COVID-19. Doubts are now arising after Kenya’s Cabinet Secretary for Health Mutahi Kagwe just […]

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Equalization Fund Kenya

The Health Sector report indicates that is implementing at least 84 projects under the Equalization Fund Kenya. These projects can be found in: Kwale, Garissa, Lamu, Narok, Isiolo, Taita Taveta, West Pokot, […]

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Expenditure on blood donation Kenya

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According to the most recent Kenya health sector report, donors invested Ksh. 1.6 billion on blood donation Kenya while government of Kenya allocated Ksh. 320 million for the same purpose. Further, the […]

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Kenya progress on Sustainable Development Goals and other regional health commitments

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Kenya prides itself as one of the midwifes of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Specifically Goal 3 calls for reduction of maternal mortality, improving reproductive health, implement UHC, combating tuberculosis and malaria as […]

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Uhuru Kenyatta promises to establish 10 chemotherapy centers across Kenya

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Uhuru Kenyatta promises to establish 10 chemotherapy centers across Kenya Numerous leaders have called for establishment of chemotherapy centers to bring medical care closer to the people suffering from cancer. In addition […]

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Budget for Jaramogi Oginga Odinga Teaching and Referral Hospital (JOOTRH) in FY 2019/2020

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Budget for Jaramogi Oginga Odinga Teaching and Referral Hospital (JOOTRH) in FY 2019/2020 Jaramogi Oginga Odinga Teaching and Referral Hospital (JOOTRH) is expected to be allocated Ksh. 378 million which comprises 61.4% […]

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Health / healthcare

Kisumu County doesn’t care about mental health

Kisumu County doesn’t care about mental health When were recently analyzing the Kisumu County Integrated Development Plan (CIDP) 2018-2022, we’re shocked on discovering that only Ksh. 3 million had been allocated towards […]

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Health referral system in Kisumu County

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An health referral system is key towards accessing emergency healthcare systems. In the case of Kisumu County we information from reliable sources that they have eight (8) ambulances. This is an enabler […]

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Pharmaceutical company exposed for bribing doctors to boost sales

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Pharmaceutical company exposed for bribing doctors to boost sales Two whistle blowers at a pharmaceutical company have come out and exposed a pharmaceutical company for bribing doctors to boost their sales. This […]

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Why do Nairobians Flood Kiambu Hospitals?

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Read More: Ndakaini dam is drying up Kenyatta national hospital doctors successfully reattach an arm cut during an accident Why do Nairobi residents flood Kiambu County Hospitals?   Sharing is Caring:

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Lessons from British National Health Service (NHS)

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These are the lessons learnt from the National Health Service (NHS) of Great Britain. It is a proof that investing in healthcare has positive impact.

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BOOK REVIEW: Development as Freedom by Amartya Sen

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BOOK REVIEW: Development as Freedom by Amartya Sen Part 1: For the last one week, I’ve been reading a book titled Development as Freedom by Amartya Sen. The author won a Nobel […]

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Kangaroo Mother Care

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Kangaroo Mother Care, a continuous skin to skin contact between the mother and preterm baby to help keep the baby warm and encourage weight gain in preterm babies Kangaroo mother care is […]

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What is the difference between a Post-mortem and autopsy

What is the difference between a Post-mortem and autopsy “On job, the pathologist identifies the subject before conducting a post-mortem or an autopsy. In a post-mortem, you examine the body without dissecting […]

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HIV PREVALENCE IN AFRICA

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HIV PREVALENCE IN AFRICA Read More: My trip to South Africa in November 2017 Sharing is Caring:

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drugs / healthcare / Regulations

War on Drugs in Portugal is making progress despite their non-conventional approach

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War on Drugs in Portugal is making progress despite their non-conventional approach War on drugs in Portugal is progressive, unlike in Kenya and many other countries as revealed in latest research report. […]

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Doctors Promise “Not to Do Harm”

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Doctors Promise “Not to Do Harm” In the United Kingdom, the National Health Service (NHS) has released a ‘memo’ that patients who smoke or are obese will be prevented from receiving non-urgent […]

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SELF-MEDICATION AND ABUSE OF ALCOHOL IN THE AMERICA  

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SELF-MEDICATION AND ABUSE OF ALCOHOL IN THE AMERICA   Research estimates that 16,651 people died of opioid overdoses in 2010. A DEA whistleblower called Joe Rannazzisi indicated that “opioid crisis was allowed […]

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Public Policy

Nairobi City by-laws 2018

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CITY BYLAWS KNOW YOUR BYLAWS GENERAL NUISANCE Offenses Making any kind of noise on the streets Causing any risk to users through destruction of a building or road Causing risk of users […]

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BBI Task force Report 2020

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Remodel the Parliamentary system by bringing the Government back into the House, including the Prime Minister, Deputy Prime Ministers, Cabinet Ministers, the Attorney-General and the Leader of the Official Opposition, being the […]

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