Category: Health

Chitungwiza Hosp renal unit installed

renal machine.jpgRenal patients in Chitungwiza are set to benefit from the renal unit at the major referral centre, which is expected to start operating within the next two weeks, as engineers from Morocco are making final touches to the installation of the equipment.

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Gvt committed to reducing effects of smoking

no tobacco banner.jpgGovernment says it stands committed to reducing tobacco use ill-health effects, through effective implementation of tobacco control measures.


The pledge by government in lessening the effects of tobacco consumption, which came out during the occasion to mark the World No Tobacco Day, comes at the back of the World Health Organization ( WHO) report, which indicates that tobacco use continues to kill more than 5 million people worldwide each year.


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People living with HIV receive training

hiv_aids.gif25 people living positively with HIV are undergoing a communication and advocacy skills training to equip them with skills to help fight against HIV and AIDS.


People living with HIV and AIDS have on a number of occasions failed to articulate issues that affect them.


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Boy severely reacts after immunisation

boy reacts.jpgA 13 year old boy is battling for his life after adversely reacting to vaccines that were administered to him during the immunisation week that was held between the 24th of May and the 2nd of June.


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L.E.S.O Care Trust launches Damafalls 2

stamps donation.jpgA voluntary organisation offering home based care and psychological support for HIV positive people, Life Empowerment Support Organisation Care Trust (L.E.S.O.), has launched phase two of its Damafalls branch in Ruwa, near Harare.

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