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Vice Chancellor’s Book Trends On Amazon

25 June, 2019 | Hits:585

The book authored by Victoria University Vice Chancellor, Assoc. Prof. Krishna N. Sharma, Tuesday trended on global online retail shopping platform Amazon India. The book which was launched recently at the University was number seven among thousands of similar books. The book is titled ‘Advanced Techniques in Physiotherapy and Occupational Therap’. “I am humbled to share that my latest book ‘Advanced Techniques in Physiotherapy & Occupational Therapy’ has become the seventh bestsellers in Occupational Therapy category on amazon.in,” Prof. Krishna said in a...

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Nursing Student Wins Miss Victoria University

11 June, 2019 | Hits:413

The faculty of Health Sciences produced the student who won the Miss Victoria University beauty contest which took place Saturday at Speke Resort Munyonyo. Achan Nhial Bol, a student of bachelor of nursing sciences, emerged victorious beating five other girls to replace Namuli Precious Priscilla, the outgoing Miss Victoria University. Also, Robert Sekamanya, a student of Science in Oil and Gas, was crowned Mr Victoria University by the judges led by reigning Miss Uganda. Ssekamaanya beat off competition from three other...

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Kigorobya Health Centre IV Theatre Lies Idle 10 Years After Construction

13 May, 2019 | Hits:183

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:846

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...

Lifestyle

Gym Experts At Kabira Country Club Explain Zumba Benefits

21 May, 2019 | Hits:398

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:943

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:688

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:535

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:471

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:777

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:632

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:845

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:946

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:987

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:605

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:1219

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