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News Tanzania » Health: Cholera outbreak kills 18 in Tanzania

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Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

An outbreak of cholera in central Tanzania’s Dodoma region has left 18 dead in four months, a health official said on Tuesday. Dodoma Regional Medical Officer James Kiologwe, said that since Oct. 2017, 470 cholera cases had been recorded in the region.

News Tanzania » Health: Cholera outbreak kills 18 in central Tanzania since October

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-02/20/c_136987356.htm
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

ARUSHA, Tanzania, Feb. 20 (Xinhua) -- An outbreak of cholera in central Tanzania's Dodoma region of has left 18 dead in four months, a health official said on Tuesday. Since last October, 470 cholera cases have been recorded in the region, Dodoma Regional ...

News Tanzania » Health: EAC heads of state meet in Kampala tomorrow over infrastructure, health financing

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Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

EAC member states are Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi and South Sudan. Addressing journalists at a press conference held at the EAC headquarters recently Mfumukeko said the joint retreat is expected to give impetus to infrastructure and health ...

News Tanzania » Health: Tanzania signs a joint health data collaborative communiqué

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Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

Dar es Salaam, 7 February 2018:The Government of Tanzania is committed to improving the quality of health data for evidence-based decision making and to strengthen capacity to track progress towards the health-related Sustainable Development Goals.

News Tanzania » Health: Tanzania: Cancer War, Is Tanzania Fighting in the Dark?

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201802180189.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Ahead of this year's World Cancer Day (WCD), Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children minister Ummy Mwalimu released data showing that only 13,000 of all the people diagnosed with cancer each year in Tanzania report to hospital for ...

News Tanzania » Health: Merck Foundation and Uganda Ministry of Health Continue their Support for the Heroines of 'Merck More Than a Mother'

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Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Sarah Opendi, Minister of State of Health, Uganda said, “The journey that Merck Foundation ... Merck Foundation also plans to support the establishment of the first public IVF in Tanzania soon. Over 1,200 infertile women in Kenya, Uganda, Nigeria ...

News Tanzania » Health: Merck Foundation and Uganda Ministry of Health together empower childless women through “Merck More Than a Mother’ community groups

News channel or source: https://www.cnbcafrica.com/apo/2018/02/19/merck-foundation-and-uganda-ministry-of-health-together-empower-childless-women-through-merck-more-than-a-mother-community-groups/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Sarah Opendi, Minister of State of Health, Uganda said, “The journey that Merck Foundation ... Merck Foundation also plans to support the establishment of the first public IVF in Tanzania soon. Over 1,200 infertile women in Kenya, Uganda, Nigeria ...

News Tanzania » Health: 2018 Health Care Heroes finalist: Dr. Steven Kleeman

News channel or source: https://www.bizjournals.com/cincinnati/news/2018/02/15/2018-health-care-heroes-finalist-dr-steven-kleeman.html
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Where I work in Tanzania, women suffer tremendous burdens from being poor ... What two qualities do you think are most important for someone in the health care field? Compassion and diligence. Where do you turn for inspiration and motivation?

News Tanzania » Health: USAID holds African collaborative workshop for health financing solutions

News channel or source: http://www.ghananewsagency.org/health/usaid-holds-african-collaborative-workshop-for-health-financing-solutions-128633
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

opened a three-day workshop on the African Collaborative for Health Financing Solutions (ACS) project in Accra on Tuesday, which is being attended by more than 50 delegates from countries including Ghana, Benin, Burkina-Faso, Nigeria, Senegal, Tanzania and ...

News Tanzania » Health: EAC Heads of State to meet over health, infrastructure

News channel or source: http://www.newtimes.co.rw/section/read/229741/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Mfumukeko said that the EAC had identified infrastructure development and health as sectors in which it would have ... US is currently reviewing Rwanda, Uganda and Tanzania’s eligibility to AGOA after the three EAC states remained firm on their ...