Up until now, the number of birth registrations, especially in rural areas of Africa, remains shockingly low with only fifty percent of children being registered on average. Children born in Kenya must be registered within 90 days of their birth. If they are not registered within this period then citizens
By Lawrence Mbae. A new web based nutrition calculator to help foster healthy nutrition among kids has been launched. Nestlé Kenya, through its MILO® brand, has unveiled A new web based nutrition calculator to help foster healthy nutrition among kids at a time when health statistics indicate that obesity rate
They may be thousands of miles apart, but students and professors at the University of Virginia have teamed up with students and professors at a university in Uganda to help each other learn about medicine. Telemedicine is a video conferencing system initially intended to connect patients throughout Virginia with doctors
Annual, International Telemedicine and eHealth Forum (“Med-e-Tel”) taking place on 9-11 April 2014 in Luxembourg
Luxembourg, 7 April 2014 — The 12th edition of Med-e-Tel, the International Telemedicine and eHealth Forum, will take place on 9-11 April 2014 at the Luxexpo Exhibition and Congress Center in Luxembourg. Med-e-Tel, organized by the International Society for Telemedicine & eHealth (ISfTeH), is one of the premier events worldwide
A team of researchers from University College Dublin and Imperial College London have carried out a blood test for detecting early signs of heart disease for the first time in Malawi, Africa as part of a new research project for the management of type 2 diabetes.
As more Ugandans continue to embrace the use of computers and computing skills, it is worthy to note that the times spent on computers are not only for socializing and having huge junks of non-productive information but rather gathering skills and knowledge that can be used to solve a number
Press Release: YAOUNDE, Cameroon, March 25, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ – Orange (http://www.orange.com) aims to expand My Healthline to other sub-Saharan African countries and extend the scope beyond sexual health, all built on a common Orange Healthcare platform.