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Cooking and coughing: Respiratory diseases plague Kenya as more people burn wood to save money

Detroit news 12 Jun 2024
Nairobi, Kenya — Piles of firewood surrounded Jane Muthoni in her kitchen made of iron sheets ... She was unaware of the lasting toll on her health ... Nairobi, and beyond ... With time, it affected her health.
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East African countries launch framework to guide kala-azar disease elimination

Xinhua 12 Jun 2024
NAIROBI, June 12 (Xinhua) -- The Eastern African countries on Wednesday launched a comprehensive framework to guide health sector players in the elimination of visceral leishmaniasis, also known as kala-azar disease.
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AfDB, AU, IFAD Advance Ties to Boost Africa’s Food Production

This Day 11 Jun 2024
They made the pledge recently at the sidelines of the African Fertilizer and Soil Health Summit in Nairobi where they called on African countries to join the VACS strategic partnership by ...
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Revolutionary Book by Dr. Tom Lonsdale Exposes the Truth Behind Pet Nutrition and Health

GetNews 04 Jun 2024
Promote Health," remains crucial today in advocating for the natural dietary needs of pets, challenging the detrimental impact of industrial pet foods ... Promote Health," underscoring its enduring significance ... Promote Health" is available now on and .
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I walked out of the World Health Assembly due to women’s absence, and would do ...

Mail Guardian South Africa 31 May 2024
A woman is the best public health officer I’ve ever met ... We’re experiencing pushback against women’s rights, particularly in relation to health ... It has led him to mentor women, including a community health worker living in the Kibera slum in Nairobi.
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Italian museum recreates Tanzanian butterfly forest to raise awareness on biodiversity research

Manila Bulletin 31 May 2024
MUSE's work here is vital because of this variety, said Sevgan Subramanian, principal scientist and head of environmental health at the International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology in Nairobi.
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Kenya adopts WHO-recommended three-test HIV testing

China.dot.org 28 May 2024
NAIROBI, May 28 (Xinhua) -- Kenya has adopted a three-test HIV testing algorithm for effective diagnosis as recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO), the country's Ministry of Health said on Tuesday.
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Kenya: Kenya Pledges Enhanced Menstrual Health As World Marks Menstrual Hygiene Day

All Africa 28 May 2024
Nairobi -- Kenya has reaffirmed its commitment to enhancing menstrual health and hygiene nationwide as the world commemorates Menstrual Hygiene Day ....
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Kenya: 1.3mn People With HIV Under Treatment in Over 3,000 Health Centres - MoH

All Africa 28 May 2024
Nairobi -- The Ministry of Health says 1.3 million people living with HIV and AIDS and under treatment across 3,752 facilities ....
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Investing in healthy African communities is key to growth and prosperity

Independent online (SA) 27 May 2024
The Ruai Family Hospital (RFH) is having a positive impact on the health-care space in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi ... It aims to address that by improving access to affordable oncology health care for the lower and middle-income residents of Nairobi.
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Butterflies flutter in new forest

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 26 May 2024
MUSE's work here is vital because of this variety, said Sevgan Subramanian, principal scientist and head of environmental health at the International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology in Nairobi.
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Italian museum recreates Tanzanian butterfly forest

Voa News 25 May 2024
MUSE's work here is vital because of this variety, said Sevgan Subramanian, principal scientist and head of environmental health at the International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology in Nairobi.
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FACT SHEET: Kenya State Visit to the United States

The White House 23 May 2024
DFC announced it plans to open an office in Nairobi, playing a key role in driving DFC’s pipeline development across key sectors in Kenya such as agriculture, health, e-mobility, energy, ...
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In Visit to Morocco, Administrator Samantha Power Announces New Initiatives for Morocco

Capital Ethiopia 22 May 2024
This pairs with USAID’s $40 million investment in Space to Place announced at the Africa Fertilizer and Soil Health Summit in Nairobi on May 7 ... Distributed by APO Group on behalf of United States Agency for International Development (USAID). ....
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