Mourners in Webuye county were shocked after a man collapsed and died during his wife’s burial ceremony.As usual, mourners from the Navakholo constituency and family members had converged to mourn and give their last respects to the Tanui family when the double tragedy occurred.
Being HIV positive can make you more likely to get other health conditions like opportunistic infections. These are illnesses that occur more frequently and are more severe in people with HIV since their immune systems is damaged by the virus. 1. Candidiasis It is caused by a fungus called candida.
Today, Machakos County governor honourable Alfred Mutua was delighted to host this year's National commemoration of the World Tuberculosis day at the Machakos Kenyatta Stadium. He was humbled by the recognition of our efforts by the National government and partners on our commitment on quality health service provision to the people.
Disease is a condition that alter the normal body functions. For someone to reach the stage where signs and symptoms are seeing, that means the immune system is overpowered. Therefore, drug is required to aid the immune system to respond to the disease. In Every hospital, you may visit, we have a number of diseases that are treated and how the patient should be handled.
HIV initials stand for Human Immune Virus.It is one of the deadliest type of Virus because it targets the immune system of a Human Being.Once the immune defence cells are attacked, your ability to fight common other viral and bacterial infection becomes compromised.
The County Government of Busia has rolled out Tuberculosis (TB) screening outreaches as part of commemoration of the World TB Day. The two day exercise is being conducted at the Busia GK prison and the seven Sub Counties comprising Butula at Bumala town, Samia (Bukiri market), Teso North (Malaba Town), Matayos (Bulanda), Nambale (Mungatsi Market), Bunyala (Sinyenye Beach) and Teso South (Amukura and Simbachai).
Family planning is the ability of couples to agree and attain the number of children they want to have at a certain time.
Kenyan artist Kennedy Ombimba popularly known as King Kaka has revealed fresh details about the mysterious illness which left him bedridden in the hospital for several days. In his latest interview with his wife's Nana Owiti YouTube channel, the veteran rapper revealed that the illness began just as a mere sore throat, after their family vacation in Mombasa.
A six-month stalemate that had threatened to compromise Kenya’s fight against HIV/AIDS has come to an end. The squabble between the Government of Kenya and USAID had resulted in antiretroviral drugs being locked up at Kenya's Mombasa port. However, the dispute came to an end on Friday, July 2.
Kisumu County Department of Health has awarded 19 women groups cheques ranging from Ksh 45,000 to Ksh 55,000 in form of grants funded through the Tuberculosis (TB) Reach program in the area. Through the initiative, women from beach areas within the five sub-counties in Kisumu were trained on early TB case detection, prevention, community education, and sensitization.
When President Uhuru Kenyatta confessed that close to 2 billion Shillings is stolen each day, I thought it was a mere joke! It turns out that his sentiments were true and valid. Corruption and embezzlement of funds have become the song of the day in Kenya. That aside, there is a new and emerging scandal at KEMSA.
Their are diseases in this world that are more infectious and deadly.Most people who suffer from these diseases are likely not to do well as they are likely to infect their loved ones.1.Tuberculosis Is an infectious disease that mostly affects the lungs.The bacteria that causes Tuberculosis are spread from one person to another through tiny droplets released into air by either cough or sneeze.
1.1 million condoms, 908000 mosquito nets, tuberculosis drugs worthy 10 miliion are reportedly lost as a fresh kemsa scam emerges from the warehouse (a photo of Kenya medical supplies authority building) Kenya medical supplies authority has been in a spotlight since the emerge of covid 19, details of fake suppliers and inflated prices have been trending everyday.
Injection given to babies and adults to prevent certain communicable and non communicable infections that are otherwise hard to treat and have no cure. The diseases include 1. Tuberculosis 2. Poliomyelitis 3. Pneumonia 4. Hepatitis 5. Tetanus 6. Diphtheria 7. Pertussis 8.
A lady who was so well at some point but later become I'll then died belonged to a mother called Maryanne Nyambi. As explained by the mother,she said that at first the daughter liked to attend clubs but later hated so much. The mother said after the lady was given drugs that belong to Tuberculosis from a doctor she became weaker.
An old man from Navakholo Subcounty in Kakamega has been reported to have collapsed and died during his only wife's burial ceremony.The incident occurred when the widower was given a chance to eulogise his late wife.
1) Stop Smoking. Smoking causes your lungs to become weak making you to be weak. Smoking also damages the lungs and can even cause Tuberculosis. 2) Staying dehydrated. Ensure that you drink enough water and fruits too to ensure that your body has enough fluids for your body to function properly.
As the world celebrates Tuberculosis Day today, there are still many challenges facing measures to control and even eradicate the disease.Tuberculosis may be catastrophic given the story of the sufferer or former sufferer, many of whom face the problem of stigma.
Tuberculosis has been a major health concern across Africa and the other continents inhabited by humans.Infection cuts across all ages with both young and elderly being infected.
Many people have never known that they are infected with Tuberculosis (TB).This has lead to serious complications that have ended up being fatal.At times you might be having it but it is latent, meaning you might have no symptoms and the bacteria is not yet causing harm to your body.