Ministry of Health dismisses fake statement on tomorrow’s Independence Day celebrations

The Ministry of Health has distanced itself from a fake statement circulating on social media suggesting that it has cancelled tomorrow’s Independence Day celebrations. Spokesperson...

Cholera Threat May Force Cancellation of Independence Day Public Celebrations

Government may consider the cancellation of Independence Day celebrations following a cholera outbreak in some parts of the country. Minister of Health Dr Chitalu Chilufya...

ROADMAP TO REDUCE HIV INFECTIONS LAUNCHED

The new roadmap to reduce HIV infections by 75 percent by the year 2020 has been launched in Geneva, Switzerland. Zambia is among fast track...

THE UNIVERSITY TEACHING HOSPITAL: A NEW WORK CULTURE

  ...very young doctors performing major operations without any thought of overtime payment or any other benefit.. By Dr. Kachinga Sichizya The time reads 2313hrs. I have...

PRESIDENT EDGAR LUNGU’S MALARIA ELIMINATION AGENDA GARNERS INTERNATIONAL SUPPORT

Minister of health, Hon. Dr Chilufya has said that President Lungu’s legacy agenda on malaria elimination, whose international support is overwhelming, will contribute significantly...

TLSF DONATES TWO ULTRASOUND MACHINES TO LEWANIKA GENERAL HOSPITAL IN MONGU

TLSF-Mongu THE Timothy Liswaniso Sakakuwa Memorial Trust Foundation (TLS Foundation ) has donated two ultra sound machines and several healthcare equipment to Lewanika General Hospital in...

YOUR HEALTH MATTERS: EMBOLISM AND PREGNANCY BY DR FRANCIS MUPETA

When I was young, I always wondered why elders would greet a new mother "mwapusukeni" literally meaning "you have survived". This did not make sense...

TURKEY OFFERS TO TRAIN 20 ZAMBIAN DOCTORS & PARAMEDICS IN THE FIELD OF EMERGENCY...

Ankara-Turkey, through the country’s Ministry of Health has offered to train 20 Zambian doctors and paramedics in the field of emergency health services. Turkey’s Ministry...

ZAPD BEMOANS 13-YR-OLD BOY’S CONDITION

THE Zambia Agency for Persons with Disabilities (ZAPD) is appealing to well-wishers to come to the aid of a 13-year-old boy tormented by a...

PEARL OF HEALTH IN THE DOCK FOR EXPIRED MEDICINE

A PATIENT has dragged Pearl of Health Hospital in Lusaka to court for allegedly giving her expired drugs. Patricia Banda sued the hospital after it...

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