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Ben Nsubuga: I play with my children to keep fit

By Phionah Nassanga Being a businessman, Nsubuga walks a lot during the day while he delivers his clients’ orders which he says has helped...

Natural immunity boosters

By Joan Salmon For the elderlyOlder people usually eat less varied meals. However, fruits and vegetables that are rich in vitamins C and E,...

What you need to know before taking care of a cancer...

By Edgar R. Batte “When people are sick, they need caretakers; their friends and relatives. It helps them get the support they need and...

Pink October: My experience on the examination bed

By Joan Salmon It is the breast and cervical cancer month and Nation Media Group in conjunction with UMC Victoria Hospital will have breast...

Worldwide Caesarean section use has nearly doubled in two decades

By AFP Worldwide Caesarean section use has nearly doubled in two decades and has reached "epidemic" proportions in some countries, doctors warned Friday, highlighting...

Medical camps enriching lives one village at a time

By MOSES MUWULYA Upon learning that he would not get eye surgery because he had not carried his medical letters, Isaac Kakooza, 70, breaks...

Eating for bone health

By BEATRICE NAKIBUUKA Bone development starts during pregnancy and bones protect delicate organs of the body such as the brain, liver, kidneys and lungs,...

ASK THE DOCTOR: Can varicoceles cause impotence?

By Dr Vincent Karuhanga Although I have a four-year-old son, I have been told I suffer from varicoceles and advised to cut off my...

Taking care of children with cancer

By EDGAR R. BATTE The types of cancer that develop in children are often different from those that develop in adults. Most adult cancers...

Double trouble as Luyinda bravely fights cancer, HIV

By Moses Muwulya Vincent Luyinda gets out of the house holding an oral morphine bottle, a drug which relives cancer patients of pain. The...

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