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Kigorobya Health Centre IV Theatre Lies Idle 10 Years After Construction

13 May, 2019 | Hits:36

The theatre at Kigorobya Health Center IV in Kigorobya sub county, Hoima district is lying idle due to the failure by government to recruit there an anesthetic technician and attendant.  The theatre built 10 years ago, is equipped with an operating table, oxygen Cylinder, anesthetic machine and sterilizer among others but it is dysfunctional due to lack of critical staff. The theatre is being used by the Infectious Disease Institute (IDI) to carry out safe male medical circumcision Lawrence. Tumusiime the health officer...

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Insurance Services Provider Goldstar In Key Blood Donation Drive

31 March, 2019 | Hits:719

Goldstar Insurance Company Ltd has done the noble thing and spearheaded a key drive to have Ugandans donate blood as a way of addressing the blood deficit at blood banks across the country. John Kawuma deputy managing director Goldstar Insurance said they are encouraging the general public to give blood and save a life. ”There is an acute need of blood in the country and everyone needs it at some point. Kawuma said the Friday event will not be the last...

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Second Edition Of Kabira Football Tournament Launched To Promote Fitness, Physical Awareness

24 March, 2019 | Hits:403

For the second year in a row, Kabira Country Club will be holding the Kabira Football Tournament, this time with an agenda to promote fitness and physical awareness among corporate company employees. The one day tournament, which will take place on 31st March at Kabira Country club, will also be used as a platform for these corporate firms to network, interact and build relationships. Kabira Country Club general manager Rakesh Hurrychurn speaking at a press conference meeting to launch the tournament...

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Rising Prevalence Of Children With Disabilities Worry Bunyoro

14 March, 2019 | Hits:135

The deputy director Hoima Regional Referral Hospital Dr Tom Ediam describes the rate as alarming. Dr Ediam says on a daily basis, the hospital registers 2-5 cases of children with disabilities. He says children with disabilities are among the most neglected groups in the policy domain as well as in the private sphere. The majority of these children face enormous economic, political, and social barriers that have an adverse impact on their physical, social and intellectual development and wellbeing which he says...

Lifestyle

Gym Experts At Kabira Country Club Explain Zumba Benefits

21 May, 2019 | Hits:28

With one of the biggest and best equipped gym in the East African region, Kabira Country Club gym instructors have the e...

Why Heart Rate Exercises Are Good For Your Health

11 May, 2019 | Hits:813

While it is hard to single out which is the most important part of the body or organ, the heart quickly comes to mind be...

Weight Lifting: Looking Beyond Body Mass

11 May, 2019 | Hits:543

Body building and weight lifting is an old fantasy for many young men worldwide when growing up. It is looked at as a fo...

Why You Should Get A Personal Professional Trainer

15 April, 2019 | Hits:408

To work out in a group with friends or by yourself is a question many fitness enthusiast ponder when beginning or when s...

Leave Your Fitness Dream At Kabira Country Club Gym

15 April, 2019 | Hits:315

Many people chase for their fitness dreams in the wrong places and working out with the wrong people. This sometimes is ...

Make Fitness A Lifestyle This 2019 With Speke Resort

15 January, 2019 | Hits:623

Speke Resort in Munyonyo is making your health their business with well-designed fitness programs at their state of the ...

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Victoria University Launches Physiotherapy & Occupational Therapy Book

09 May, 2019 | Hits:518

Victoria University Vice Chancellor, Assoc. Prof. Krishna N. Sharma, has today launched a new book titled ‘Advanced Tech...

Medical Marijuana To Reduce Pain In Older Ugandan Workers

01 May, 2019 | Hits:716

As Uganda ponders to legalize marijuana growing and production, it is emerging that the weed could have direct positive ...

Victoria University Vice-Chancellor Releases Book On Physiotherapy And Occupational Therapy

01 May, 2019 | Hits:819

Victoria University focus on a research driven education continues to pay off after the Vice Chancellor Assoc. Prof. Kri...

Faculty Of Health Science Best Research Publisher At Victoria University

05 December, 2018 | Hits:796

The faculty of health sciences published more research papers and journals than any other faculty at high rising Victori...

Uganda Pioneers Biomedical Imaging Equipment Standardisation

19 September, 2018 | Hits:483

Uganda has emerged as a pioneer in Africa to champion standardisation of the latest technology used in biomedical imagin...

MoU Signed To Implement Trial Of Diagnostic Software

10 September, 2018 | Hits:1083

Byon8, a Sweden’s med-tech company developing intelligent technology for the global health care sector, OneWorld Health ...