Category: Health

Ken Abwao2 months

Healthcare practitioners battle to restore maternal services after disruption due to covid-19

There has been concern about the uptake of maternal healthcare services’ after the disruption caused by the outbreak of the ...

Gemnet Staffwriter2 months

Cows help women fight COVID-19 setbacks

By Michelle Dibo When she received a cow under the One Cow Initiative, Linet Wangila, from Eshisiru Centre in Lurambi ...

Editor2 months

Vaccine hesitancy higher in women than men

By Sharon Atieno Though African countries are struggling to secure more COVID-19 vaccine doses for their populace, vaccine hesitancy remains ...

Editor4 months

Journalists’ mental health during the pandemic: We need to talk

Stress, anxiety, depression, sleep and eating disorders or burnout are just some of the mental health problems that  many journalists covering ...

Mercy kahenda1 year

Control measures sought to stem surge of malaria in Baringo as residents decry shortage shortage of drugs, nets

Heavy rains and flooding in Baringo County, some 250km north of capital Nairobi, has recorded a surge in cases of ...

Joshua Araka1 year

Pushed away from towns and unwelcome in villages: Uncertain times for many as economic downturn makes life in urban areas hostile

Over the years, many Kenyans in the countryside regarded visitors from towns and cities as a blessing. This has radically ...

Ken Abwao1 year

Coronavirus denies women health services

The coronavirus pandemic has affected the delivery of health services vital to the well-being of women; including family planning services ...

Stella Onyiego1 year

The missing link in the fight against Covid-19

The missing link in the fight against the dreaded Coronavirus disease (Covid-19) in Kenya might lie in the lack of ...

Mercy kahenda1 year

When stigma causes more harm than Covid-19

On March 12, Wangui Waweru arrived back home in Lanet, Nakuru, from a workshop in Nairobi. Wangui, who ran a ...