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.

Drug Maker Pfizer Outlines Early Steps To Counter Breast Cancer

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...

Moderna Injects Ksh57 Billion To Kenyan Vaccine Plant

Vaccine manufacturer Moderna Inc. has announced a Memorandum of Understanding with the Government of Kenya to establish a Ksh57 billion mRNA manufacturing facility. The state-of-the-art...

Kenya At Advanced Stages In Setting Up A Vaccine Plant

Kenya's Ministry of Health plans to set up a vaccine manufacturing plant has received a boost with the Chinese government now promising to join...

Kasarani, Njiru Hospitals Get Support From Sportpesa Foundation

SportPesa through its foundation has handed over equipment to support maternal health in Kasarani Health Centre and Njiru, to improve the quality and accessibility...

Nairobi To Host East Africa Healthcare Supply Chain Dialogue

Top health and tech stakeholders in the continent are set to convene in Nairobi for the Africa Healthcare Supply Chain Dialogue – East Africa...