Bird flu breaks out in the country; Masaka district declares it a disaster

  BY OUR REPORTER The National Animal Disease Diagnostics and Epidemiology Centre (NADDEC) has confirmed the outbreak of Avian influenza also known as Bird Flu in...

Blood shortage: Expectant mother, two sickle cell patients die

Three patients have been reported dead from Luweero Health Centre and Nakaseke hospital due to lack of blood. Fred Lutaaya, the General Secretary of Holy...
Toroma county MP Cyrus Amodoi

MP’s death in a taxi accident is a wake-up call to politicians, none is...

This is the body of Toroma county MP Cyrus Amodoi lying in a pool of blood on Kawolo hospital floor. It shouts a big...

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...
ABIM Hospital

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...

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...

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...

Government announces accredited Yellow Fever vaccination health centers.

Yellow book access. Ministry of Health has signed Memorandum of Understanding with 21 Health Facilities to administer Yellow Fever vaccination to International travellers in Uganda. Dr...

What you should know about cancer of the white blood cells (Leukemia) -The spear...

Leukemia is a type of cancer that harms the body's ability to make healthy blood cells. It starts in the bone marrow, the soft...

CANCER ALERT: The Microwave; a slow cancer transmitter in your home

We at Spear have dedicated this Sunday to pray for Moses currently in Mulago cancer institution battling cancer of the blood. He is a...
Pawpaw leaves drin, a secret home therapy for cancer

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...
Talking on phone will kill you

Cancer Alert: Talking on your phone will Kill you; experts say

The SpearTeam brings you the causes and facts about the spread of cancer. In series of CANCER ALERTS where we will address one cause...

Are Insecticide treated mosquito nets a health hazard?

As Uganda launches mosquito net distribution campaign week, in neighboring Kenya they have been rejected and declared dangerous to human life as they contains...
Chips Chicken soda . ..major junk foods on the on youths daily menu

Fast Foods [Junk], a deadly slow poison on young generations daily menu

With the hard economic times, more Ugandans are also opting for cheaper means of survival especially with spending on food. Many streets have been filled...

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...

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