Category Archives: Health

ColaLife Zambia receives prize in global US$1 million Healthcare Innovation Award

A Zambian initiative run by UK-based charity ColaLife has been awarded US$370,000 for its pioneering work to bring affordable diarrhoea treatment to families in remote rural areas using the supply and distribution networks normally used to transport soft drinks. ColaLife … read more »

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Sondashi demands clinical trials for his HIV/AIDS remedy

The inventor of the Sondashi Formula 2 000, Ludwig Sondashi, says his remedy should be taken for clinical trials because initial tests have proved that it can cure HIV and AIDS. Dr. Sondashi has told the parliamentary committee on Health, … read more »

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Kasonde tips reappointed nurses

Health Minister Joseph Kasonde has advised all the reappointed nurses who were fired for taking part in the strike to negotiate the conditions of service to suit their needs. Dr. Kasonde says the nurses were not re-instated but reappointed and … read more »

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Kasonde tells off Sondashi over SF2000

Health Minister Joseph Kasonde says it is wrong for Forum for Democratic Alternative (FDA) President Ludwig Sondashi to continue promising people free Sondashi Formula 2000 medicine if elected Republican President when it has not been approved by government. Dr. Kasonde … read more »

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Masebo ready to join medical tests

EDGAR Lungu has invited Chongwe member of parliament Sylvia Masebo to join presidential candidates who will undergo medical examinations. And Masebo says: “I will be waiting for him to pick me up so that we go together. I am ready.” … read more »

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Candidates’ enthusiasm for medical tests thrills doctors

THE Zambia Medical Association says it is elated by the enthusiasm shown by presidential candidates to undergo medical examinations ahead of this month’s election. Reacting to the move by presidential hopefuls, who have agreed to do medical tests, Zambia Medical … read more »

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The University Teaching Hospital (UTH) has recorded 22 Christmas babies born between 00:50 to 8; 00 hours on 25th December, 2014.

The University Teaching Hospital (UTH) has recorded 22 Christmas babies born between 00:50 to 8; 00 hours on 25th December, 2014. Speaking when health Minister Joseph Kasonde donated items to babies born on Christmas day, UTH public relations officer Mwenya … read more »

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Proposed Physician General Office to check Health of Presidential Aspirants will be Discriminatory

The suggestion by the Zambia Medical Association to establish an office of the physician general to thoroughly scrutinize the health of presidential aspirants has received diverse reactions. The Zambian Voice said it was unfair for the Zambia Medical Association to … read more »

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Government confident of attaining HIV free nation status

Government is confident that HIV transmission will continue to decrease across the country and achieve the HIV free nation status. Speaking during the honoring of twelve HIV champions by the US President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) in Lusaka … read more »

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