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UNICEF, MINISTRY OF HEALTH TO HANDLE POOR NUTRITION BY ADDING SUPPLEMENTS AS MEDICINE STARTING WITH WESTNILE

By Goodluck Musinguzi Dr Diana Atwine, Permanent Secretary Ministry of Health has launched a pilot phase that will integrate nutrition supplies into the National essential medicines and health systems starting with 7 districts from West Nile. The launch was at the National Medical Offices in Entebbe. According to a recent …

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THE LITTLE ANGELS BATTLING THE MONSTER OF HIV/AIDS, POINT OF CARE MACHINES TO BE THE SOLUTION

By Goodluck Musinguzi In 52 minutes a health worker can determine a child’s diagnosis after conducting an accessible molecular HIV testing in any infant who is ever sickly using Point of Care Machine. This simple yet smart assay provides virological HIV-1 and HIV-2 results at the point-of-care within 52 minutes. …

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UGANDA IS REDUCING DISEASE BURDEN THROUGH IMMUNIZATION, 35 CARS FLAGGED OFF BY PRIME MINISTER TO SUPPORT ACTIVITIES

UNICEF UGANDA PROCURED VEHICLES USING GAVI FUNDS TO HELP DISTRICTS By Goodluck Musinguzi Uganda’s Prime Minister, Rt Hon Ruhakana Rugunda has flagged off 35 pick up trucks to support immunization activities across the Country. He emphasized that the coronavirus pandemic will not overshadow the country’s focus on other diseases. The …

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