Kigezi health centre II found in Budwale sub county BUNAMAYE Parish BUNGOKHO NORTH COUNTY in Mbale district.

A gov’t healthy center or death trap? Welcome to Kigezi H/C II-Mbaale district

Kakwenza Rukirabashaija II spotted this health unit and it makes everyone wonder how Ugandans survive under Museveni's dilapidated government systems! This health facility is found...
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Pawpaw leaves Juice, a secret cancer cure

Pawpaw leaves are very useful in healing and curing cancer and dengue fever, and for good health. According to researchers the phytonutrients in the...

Uganda Medical workers on deadly silent strike

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Private clinics prescribe counterfeit drugs for the poor as WHO reveals that MORE THAN...

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Spear Doctor: Ten health benefits from eating Banana flower [Empumumpu]

The 10 Health Benefits of Banana Flower Boost Mood & Reduce Anxiety Banana flowers improves the mood and lessens anxiety due to having high magnesium. They serve...

Bugiri hospital uses phone torches to deliver mothers

Aanyu Angella, a registered Midwife at Bugiri hospital has revealed that they have resorted to using phone torches for lighting when mothers go into...

Tackling New HIV infections to top agenda during Candle light Day

BY  SpearTeam Presidency Minister Esther Mbayo has said government will use the candle Light Day. The day is marked on May 17, every year...
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NMS Supplies empty medicine boxes to health units in Abim!

Akola Lydia The SpearTeam Soroti In a mesmerizing state of corruption and negligence to people’s health by government, empty drug boxes were delivered to Abim district...
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Did gov’t use age limit as coverup to pass the more deadly GMO bill?

By: Bidi Halid Amidst the age limit and land bill drama week, parliament hurriedly passed a bill more deadly and dangerous to society than even...

HIV/AIDS treatment: Ten health centres in Ntoroko district lack CD4 count machines

Ten health centres in Ntoroko district lack HIV-testing machines also knkwn as CD4 count machines. These test the cell levels in the body. If...

Kenya, Rwanda ban Ugandan chicken over Bird Flu

BY IVAN MOSH Following the outbreak of bird flu in Uganda, authorities in her neighbours of Kenya and Rwanda have slapped a ban on importation...
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Rwanda bans mobile phones use by health practitioners at work as Uganda’s health services...

By: Kaihura Gentil The SpearTeam Gishenyi Rwandan health practitioners unilaterally agreed to stop using a mobile phones within health facilities. This consensus agreement was reached...

Uganda runs out of O Negative blood group

  BY ENID KEREN NABUMATI The national blood bank in Nakasero has run short of O Negative blood group. Annet Akiror a lab technician at the blood...

Museveni gives his friend Nkoyooyo Shs80M for treatment; Family calls it peanuts

  BY OUR REPORTER Of the Shs270m retired Archbishop Mpalanyi Nkoyooyo needs for urgent life-saving surgery, government has contributed just Shs80m – about a third of...

How lower health centers struggle to operate:A case of Njeru Health Center III

By Beatrice Nyangoma On a rainy Tuesday morning, Agnes Kirabo braved the cold and by 8am, she was in the queue for her third antenatal...

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