Category: HEALTH

Ebola J&J Vaccination Campaign launched jointly by Rwanda and Democratic Republic of Congo

Rwanda and Democratic Republic of Congo launched jointly a vaccination campaign for Ebola prevention named Johnson and Johnson Vaccine (J&J). This important event...

HIV/Aids War Intact Despite Gains

AS the World marked the AIDS Day on Sunday,Rwanda and Tanzania stood out among East African Community (EAC) partner states after making a surge toward achieving HIV...

Elimination of mother-to-child transmission of HIV achievable with political will: WHO

Eliminating mother-to-child transmission of HIV, syphilis and hepatitis is achievable once there is political will, head of World Health Organization (WHO) said here on...

Healthcare leaders meeting in Kigali

Healthcare activists say the world’s response to HIV/AIDS is failing to deliver required services to, in particular, children, in the world’s poorest...

World AIDS Day marked in Kigali, Rwanda-Photos

Rwanda joined the rest of the world to mark the World AIDS Day with special car-free day activities in Kigali on Sunday First Lady Jeannette Kagame (C, Front)...

Man-made bacteria that EATS carbon dioxide and turns it into eco-friendly biofuels could help tackle climate change, scientists claim

Bacteria that feed off carbon dioxide instead of sugar could be used to produce biofuels in the future. Escherichia coli bacteria have been engineered by scientists...

Government, Gavi,Girl Effect Launch Partnership for Sustained Immunisation

Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, the Government of Rwanda and Girl Effect have launched a 13-month partnership that will use innovative behavioural change communications to...

Are you an emotional eater?

If you overeat when stressed; keep eating even after you feel full; and reach for food when you’re tired, angry or sad, your eating habits may be related to more...

The Mother and Child Health Week Integrated in the Campaign On the Role of Families in the Human Capital Development

Rwanda organized its biannual Integrated Mother and Child Health Week from 14th to 18th October 2019. The Mother and Child week is organized twice a year and serves as...

More solidarity in combating HIV/AIDS and TB spread

Developing nations must pay more than mere lip service to WHO advise on linking HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis programs. Mr. Dieudonne Ruturwa, a representative of UNAIDS...