Thousands Of Jobs For Kenyan Nurses In UK, Italy And Kuwait

Already, the Ministry of Health in conjunction with the British High Commission has dispatched the first batch of 19 Kenyan nurses to work at the United Kingdom’s (UK) National Health Service.

Upfield Reaffirms Commitment To Food Safety Policy

As the world marks Food Safety Day, Upfield, the largest plant-based consumer products company in the world and manufacturer of Blueband range of products...

Health Stakeholders Call For Decentralisation Of Specialised Health Care

Researchers in the health sciences have always described East Africa as a potential medical tourism hub. This is what necessitated Policy makers in the...

50 Tharaka Nithi Women To Get Free Fistula Surgeries

50 women living with fistula-related complications in Tharaka Nithi County will receive free surgeries and medical advice at a week-long free Fistula Camp at...

Telemedicine: Kenya Set To Roll Out Digital Treatment Services

Healthcare is one of the final frontiers that has been less accessible through the use of mobile phones and digital technologies to date, and that has seen a shift since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020.

D**g Maker Pfizer Outlines Early Steps To Counter Breast C****r

In response to the growing breast cancer burden in Kenya, leading global biopharmaceutical company, Pfizer, has emphasized the need for early detection in the...

Kenyans Warned Against Using Diclofenac Painkiller Without Doctor’s Prescription

The Pharmacy and Poisons Board has warned the public against the use of 'Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs' (NSAIDs), specifically Diclofenac for pain management. The Board says...

Independent Post-Retirement Medical Schemes To Be Regulated

The Retirement Benefits Authority (RBA) has announced the formation of stand-alone and umbrella Post-Retirement Medical Funds (PRMFs) Regulations. Post-retirement medical schemes can now be registered and regulated...

KEMSA, NCPWD Flag Off Ksh54M Sunscreen Agents For Persons Living With...

The Kenya Medical Supplies Authority (KEMSA) has flagged off a consignment of sunscreen agents destined for more than 192 public health facilities to alleviate...

Five Interesting Facts That Will Change How You Think About Oral...

Many people would be surprised to know that the most common diséase in the world today is oral diséase. Dental caries, also known as...