health

1 weeks ago, 00:00
@StandardMedia - By: Paul Ogemba
Mother sues city hospital over Sh2m after delivery

Lawyer says facility deserves to be paid the money owing to services offered to the applicant. ...

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1 weeks ago, 14:43
@StandardMedia - By: Jeckonia Otieno
Laparoscopy workshop to be held in Nairobi

A workshop on laparoscopy is set to be held in Nairobi later this month. ...

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1 weeks ago, 00:07
@StandardMedia - By: Caleb Kingwara
School girl leaves ‘rapist’ injured

The 21-year-old man is fighting for his life at the hospital... ...

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1 weeks ago, 00:07
@StandardMedia - By: Graham Kajilwa
Counties 'to lose' Sh4.2b health kitty

Former Nyeri woman rep Priscilla Nyokabi says counties don't have the capacity to manage referral hospitals ...

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1 weeks ago, 00:07
@StandardMedia - By: Akello Odenyo
For some women, birth control is still a taboo

While birth control methods have enabled women to have children when they want, hence are able to pursue their careers, for some it is a curse. ...

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1 weeks ago, 00:07
@StandardMedia - By: Kamau Maichuhie
Kiambu Level Five Hospital on spot for alleged laxity in treating shot student

After the robbers fled, Mengo’s colleagues and neighbours rushed him to Kiambu Level Five Hospital where a hospital attendant asked them... ...

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1 weeks ago, 00:00
@StandardMedia - By: Kamau Muthoni
Abortion numbers are fake, doctor claims

Doctor claims the figures are altered to support pro-abortion argument ...

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1 weeks ago, 00:07
@StandardMedia - By: Gloria Aradi
Man narrates difficulties associated with growing up a girl

Policies being looked into include changing names on documents. ...

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1 weeks ago, 08:26
@StandardMedia - By: Bbc
Emerging sex disease MG 'could become next superbug'

A little known sexually transmitted infection could become the next superbug unless people become more vigilant, experts are warning. ...

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1 weeks ago, 00:13
@StandardMedia - By: Munene Kamau
10 people storm hospital, grab patient from bed

Ten people dressed in purple overalls stormed a hospital and seized a patient on Monday night. ...

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2 days ago, 00:09
@StandardMedia - By: Standard Team
Nairobi Women’s Hospital to pay Sh32m for medical negligence

Nairobi Women’s Hospital admitted liability for medical negligence as Purity Kemunto gave birth. ...

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2 days ago, 00:09
@StandardMedia - By: Dalton Nyabundi
Kisumu ready to launch Universal Health Coverage

President Uhuru Kenyatta will preside over the August 9 free healthcare programme rollout. ...

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2 days ago, 19:29
@StandardMedia - By: Kennedy Gachuhi
Seventh child buried as family clings clinging to religious faith

Members of Kanitha wa Ngai (Church of God), a religious sect, do not believe in hospitals. ...

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2 days ago, 19:24
@StandardMedia - By: Kennedy Gachuhi
Seventh child buried as family clings clinging to religious faith

Members of Kanitha wa Ngai (Church of God), a religious sect, do not believe in hospitals. ...

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3 days ago, 00:00
@StandardMedia - By: Silah Koskei And I ...
Three-year-old girl who had seven needles in her body discharged

To remove the needles after the child complained of abdominal pains for a whole year. ...

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3 days ago, 00:08
@StandardMedia - By: Mactilda Mbenywe
Mystery of a Sudanese woman stuck in Kisumu hospital

Kisumu County Hospital is stuck with a patient who has been at its psychiatric ward, and whose pregnancy is a subject of debate. ...

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4 days ago, 10:21
@TheEastAfrican - By: Evelyn Lirri
How bloodless test will reduce time in diagnosis of malaria

A device is clipped onto the finger of a person to detect changes in blood colour. ...

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4 days ago, 00:22
@StandardMedia - By: Graham Kajilwa
Oral vaccine linked to new polio outbreak

The use of this oral vaccine will put a healthy person who is immunnised at risk when they come into contact with vaccine-derived viruses. ...

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4 days ago, 00:17
@StandardMedia - By: Erick Abuga
Eye patients urged to seek diagnosis

Cataracts are also a major cause of blindness. ...

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4 days ago, 20:03
@StandardMedia - By: Stephen Nzioka
Hospital to pay Sh6 million for causing boy to lose his limb

The award was broken down into Sh2 million for medical expenses, with the magistrate noting that the boy might need an artificial limb. ...

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