Kenya: Pregnant women quitting HIV prevention pill over side effects

Many pregnant women in Kenya are reported abandoning HIV prevention pill due to many side effects. In a study presented

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Kenya reported 71 new cases of measles last week and a new cholera outbreak

Kenya recorded 71 new measles cases last week as the total number of incidents jumped to 612  from 541 in

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What labs found in ‘mutura, kachumbari’ made in Kenya

Food experts have warned of deadly germs in most of the now popular, ‘mutura,’ or African sausages sold in Nairobi.

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Kenya men eating more fruits and vegetables than women, study

Kenya men are eating more fruits and vegetables than women, show data from the health ministry. In general eating of

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Anybody noticed: Lake Victoria tilapia growing smaller

The tilapia of Lake Victoria is no longer what it used to be. In the last three decades it has

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Kenya: High child deaths as public nurses fail to record vital signs, MoH

Almost half of sick children in Kenya’s public hospitals do not have their vital signs including temperature, breathing and pulse

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Air pollution linked to child deaths in Nairobi

Polluted air has been confirmed as a cause of high child illnesses and deaths in parts of Nairobi. Out of

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Kenya experts concerned over child diarrhea vaccine

Four years after introduction of rotavirus vaccine, a study at Kenyatta National Hospital indicates it may not be very effective.

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Abortion: Who’s pushing the numbers?

Women in Kenya are blaming their men for increasing cases of abortion. A group of women receiving post abortion care

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Kenya’s national health insurer (NHIF) captured by cartels, World Bank/Kemri report

A World Bank/KEMRI team reports NHIF has been captured by powerful private hospital groups and turned into a scheme for

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