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Hospitals Have Failed To Attract Medical Staff, Says PS Ministry Of Health

07 January, 2020 | Hits:199

The Permanent Secretary (PS) of Ministry of Health, Dr. Diana Atwine, has said that they are struggling to attract qualified medical staff in medical facilities spread across the country despite persistent advertising and call for applications from suited Ugandans. Dr. Atwine, speaking to Business Focus in an exclusive interview, explained that this unattractiveness has led to understaffing at the ministry headquarters and other hospitals and that it remains a big challenge. She said this understaffing is hampering service delivery at the ministry...

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Christmas Kids Camp At Speke Resort To Keep Your Children Health

07 December, 2019 | Hits:571

The physical growth of children is something that doesn’t pay much attention because, in most times, the toddlers are not recommended to professional physical workout. Sometimes this is achieved through Physical Education at school and through other sports activities in and out of school. In a case where the child is not physically involved in sports activities at school, the child has other avenues to achieve these goals like at social activities like outdoor outings, parties, and adventure engagements.  For many...

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Kampala Parents School To Help Kids Run For Safe Water

07 December, 2019 | Hits:484

Many schools in rural areas barely access clean usable water yet the need for such water for both children and teaching staff is instrumental to ensure that these children sustainably study.  The luck for such clean water in these schools led to pupils and teachers to suffer all sorts of diseases and living in unhealthy conditions. To avert these conditions in the different parts of the country, Ruparelia Group through Kampala Parents’ School is sponsoring the Kampala Kids Run this year with...

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Goat Races Proceeds To Construct Sanitary Toilet

20 August, 2019 | Hits:7319

The Royal Ascot Goat Races is teaming up with the Ruparelia Foundation to undertake an Eco Brick CSR project to build sanitary toilets aimed at improving sanitation at the Good Samaritan High School in Kamwokya. “This year, we will be supporting Good Samaritan Primary School through the Ghetto Research Lab to construct a sanitary toilet in their endeavour to keep the environment clean and create employment opportunities,” they said in a statement. The goat races will be happening on Saturday, October 12...

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Start 2020 With This 30% Discount Gym Offer At Speke Resort

04 January, 2020 | Hits:460

After a long festive season of resting and little or no physical activity to pump up body fitness, many people are consi...

Five Healthy Benefits Of Practicing Taekwondo

12 December, 2019 | Hits:562

For many people, the only time they see people practicing taekwondo is during international sporting events like the Oly...

The City Gym Introduces Ballet Dance Programme For Holiday Makers

12 December, 2019 | Hits:574

The schools' third term holiday is pretty a long one and it can be troublesome for the kids and parents alike. The child...

Achieve Your Fitness Goals This Xmas At The City Gym

12 December, 2019 | Hits:485

The festive season is here and during this period many times people tend to eat not proportional amounts of food, drink ...

Speke Resort Offering 30% Discount On Gym Sessions

29 July, 2019 | Hits:630

Running under the tagline 'Your health, Our Mission - 2019', Speke Resort Munyonyo is responding to their customer needs...

Fitness Junkies Set To Benefit From These Discounts At The City Gym

27 July, 2019 | Hits:586

It is always awesome to get a service at a lesser cost. It strengthens customer relations with the business. And this ...

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Uganda Embarks On Plan To Legalize Medical Cannabis Farming

12 December, 2019 | Hits:566

Ugandans will soon start to legally farm medical marijuana on their farms, news reports quoting State Minister of Health...

Ministry Of Health Suspends Measles, Rubella Vaccination Campaign

08 September, 2019 | Hits:6834

The ministry of health has announced that it has postponed the Measles-Rubella (MR) national vaccination campaign from t...

Victoria University Launches Physiotherapy & Occupational Therapy Book

09 May, 2019 | Hits:894

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:1073

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:1172

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:1268

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