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...

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...

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...

Slow Food Festival: A showcase of Uganda’s Coffee

Slow Food Uganda  Coffee Festival 2017 is about to kick off! A festival to promote good, clean and fair coffee and support small-scale Uganda producers The...

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...

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

SpearDoctor The ‘two price’ phenomenon for the same item or brand is a common and seemingly normal scenario on the Ugandan market. Everyone knows that...
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...

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...
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...
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...

Constipation, a health condition that should be checked in time.

By TheSpear Doctor Constipation can be precisely described as having fewer than three bowel movements a week. Health is relative from person to person; normally,...

We are what we eat

 @Spear in conjunction with Slow food uganda The famous 19th Century Philosopher Ludwig Feuerbach summarised the relationship between the food we eat and consequence that...

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...

Women get self-sampling kit for cervical cancer testing

    By our reporter Women can now take their own samples using the Evalyn brush kit when testing for cervical cancer as opposed to the earlier...

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...

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