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Public Health Minister Decorates Meritorious Workers of the Mercy Ships Mission
Posted on  : May 28, 2018, 12:00 am
Mercy Ships team workers receives meritorious awards
Author :  Fonban Emmanuel   |  
Category : Health
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Public Health Minister signs Partnership Agreement with the NHPC
Posted on  : May 8, 2018, 12:00 am
Public Health Ministry to Implement Health Actions in NHPC Project Area
Author :  Fonban Emmanuel   |  
Category : Health
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HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE: A PUBLIC HEALTH CHALLENGE, MILLIONS OF AFRICANS ‘DYING‘
Posted on  : February 13, 2018, 11:31 am
According to a new report by the World Health Organization (WHO), one in three African adults suffer from hypertension the condition. It further states that Africa has the highest rate of high blood pressure globally, standing at 46 percent.
Author :  By Forjong Favour   |  
Category : Health
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Tagged Keywords: PRESSURE, HIGH BLOOD
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Some 12.000 Cameroonians living with complicated skin diseases
Posted on  : September 2, 2017, 12:00 am
Figures from the Ministry of Public Health hold that some twelve thousand Cameroonians are currently living with complicated and rare health problems. But thanks to the humanitarian floating hospital, Mercy Ships, some 5.000 patients stand a chance of receiving treatment.
Author : Amos Fofung  |  
Category : Health
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Anti-Tobacco Advocates Want More Draconian Taxes Imposed On Tobacco Products
Posted on  : September 2, 2017, 12:00 am
With its wide spread effects on humans, anti-tobacco advocates in Cameroon are looking for possible ways to limit the effects of Tobacco consumption in Cameroon
Author : isidore abah  |  
Category : Health
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Tagged Keywords: Tobacco Advocates
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HIV/AIDS: Any Effective Ways to Prevent the Transmission & Fight the Stigma?
Posted on  : July 11, 2017, 12:35 pm
HIV/AIDS has been around for quite a long time. Over this time, advances in medical sciences have helped in mitigating the effects of the ailment on the human body. Before, just the thought of having AIDS was like a death sentence. But nowadays, the disease is manageable and patients can live an almost normal live if they follow doctors’ instructions and take their medications regularly. However, the stigma associated with AIDS is still very strong.
Author :  By Meazi Therese F.   |  
Category : Health
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Tagged Keywords: AIDS 006
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Cameroon: Grappling With The Problem Of Hospital Waste
Posted on  : July 11, 2017, 12:08 pm
Hospital waste is dreadful, contaminating and attracts varied cultural beliefs. When patients are amputated in hospitals or simply when hospital substances like syringes are dumped in open air it generates concern from the public. To attempt an explanation, we sought a Medic’s view on how it should be managed. Dr. Bebeta Alexander, general practitioner, retired government medical officer worked for the State of Cameroon in several capacities before going on retirement in 2008. Read on...
Author :  Cameroon: Grappling With The Problem Of Hospital Waste   |  
Category : Health
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Tagged Keywords: Waste006
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Crisis Management Cameroonians Have Lost Confidence in Government, Says Pool
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