Health

Medicated soaps, believe the hype?

Lately there has been increased hype about medicated soaps and their ability to kill germs '100%'. The companies making these soaps have gone to the lengths of using celebrities like Yvonne Chaka Chaka to spread the message that these soaps kill germs '100%' . The story of medicated soaps is not new. I remember protex… Continue reading Medicated soaps, believe the hype?

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Hospital Capacity overload in Nairobi?

I moonlight at a nice hospital in Nairobi West from time to time. I have noted a trend since last year. The beds are perpetually full. The hospital is doing such good business that they are trying to find more space for beds! After talking to colleagues at the Nairobi Hospital and Aga Khan University… Continue reading Hospital Capacity overload in Nairobi?