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Kenyans ignorant on cancer, says agency

The Kenya Medical Association (KMA) has raised concern over the low level of cancer awareness in the country that leads to thousands of deaths yearly.

Experts sound alarm as diabetes fuels cases of TB

Cases of tuberculosis are set accelerate worldwide unless action is taken to curb diabetes, a chronic conditio...

Why do some survive Ebola? Sierra Leone study offers clues

An analysis of the first Ebola cases in Sierra Leone helps draw a clearer picture of why some people survive t...

Ebola appears to be slowing in Liberia, says WHO

Liberia may be seeing a decline in the spread of Ebola, with falls in the number of burials and new admissions...

Terms for Ebola mission volunteers to be worked out at meeting Friday

The final logistics for volunteers to serve in Ebola-affected countries will be worked out tomorrow at an emer...

MPs call for overhaul of NHIF to give all Kenyans affordable healthcare

MPs have proposed far-reaching changes to the country's law to make sure Kenyans have access to cheap treatmen...

Gene linked to drink addiction to help treat alcoholics

Scientists have identified a gene that appears to play a role in regulating how much alcohol people drink. And...

Ebola scare adds to health workers' stress globally

A colleague called me late at night to ask what to do since he attended to a patient who walked into his offic...

Drugmakers join forces to create Ebola vaccine

Leading drugmakers plan to work together to speed up the development of an Ebola vaccine and hope to produce m...

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