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Diabetes walk

Diabetes walk

The Cabinet Secretary for Health, Sicily Kariuki flagged off the Diabetes Management Institute’s annual walk. The walk is aimed at advocating for prevention of Diabetes through lifestyle changes. “I especially encourage children to adopt healthy diets and physical activity,” the

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Press Release on EBOLA

Press Release on EBOLA

    Below are attached press release statements on the same; Ebola Fact sheet Ebola Roll Up Banner Ebola Alert

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PS health calls for health system strengthening

PS health calls for health system strengthening

Nairobi, KENYA June 18, 2019 – Today the Principal Secretary for Health, Susan Mochache met with the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunisation (Gavi), incoming Senior Country Manager, Rachel Belt. The two discussed areas of collaboration and support, including the

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Press Release on Ebola Prevention and Response Measures in the Country

Press Release on Ebola Prevention and Response Measures in the Country

MINISTRY OF HEALTH PRESS RELEASE ON EBOLA PREVENTION AND RESPONSE MEASURES IN THE COUNTRY The attention of the Ministry of Health had earlier been drawn to a confirmed Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak in Kasese District, western Uganda and issued

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PS call for support to strengthen the health infrastructure

PS call for support to strengthen the health infrastructure

Nairobi, Thursday June 13,2019. Health Principal Secretary Susan Mochache today met Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Kenya Chief Representative Mr. Katsutoshi Komori to discuss Kenya-Japan Health Cooperation. The PS emphasized on the need for support to strengthen the health infrastructure

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Exploring innovations to solve health challenges

Exploring innovations to solve health challenges

  Nairobi, KENYA May 29, 2019 – Health Principal Secretary (PS) Susan Mochache today met representatives from Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the Africa Academy of Sciences to discuss establishment of Grand Challenge Kenya, a mechanism that will foster

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Bringing cancer services closer to the people

Bringing cancer services closer to the people

Nairobi KENYA May 16, 2019 – Cancer is ranked the 3rd cause of deaths in Kenya with an estimated 37,000 new cases and 28,000 deaths annually. There have been concerted efforts by the Government, partners and the private sector to

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Kenya hosts 5th Global Health Nursing [GNPHN] conference

Nairobi, KENYA May 14, 2019 – Her Excellency the First Lady, Margaret Kenyatta, today opened the 5th International Conference of the Global Network of Public Health Nursing in Nairobi County. The conference whose theme is “The Contribution of Public Health

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Health CS, Sicily Kariuki’s Nakuru and Nyandarua Tour

Health CS, Sicily Kariuki’s Nakuru and Nyandarua Tour

Nyandarua, KENYA May 10, 2019 – Today the Cabinet Secretary (CS) for Health, Sicily Kariuki visited health facilities in the counties of Nakuru and Nyandarua to assess key services related to mental health, immunization, diagnostic and primary health care interventions

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Clinical Officers Council and Tobacco Control Board Inaugurated

Clinical Officers Council and Tobacco Control Board Inaugurated

  Nairobi, KENYA May 9, 2019 – Cancer combined with cardiovascular diseases, diabetes and chronic respiratory disease is causing over 30 percent of all deaths and 50 percent bed occupancy in all hospitals in the country. Every  year, we have

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