Health

Have you seen FAT people walking?

I have made an observation for a while now. As I seat in my car in traffic I watch a sea of people from Kibera trekking down Mbagathi Road and Langata Road presumably on the way to industrial area. I also observe people in their cars stuck in traffic with their forlorn faces as they… Continue reading Have you seen FAT people walking?

Health

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?

Diseases of the Central Nervous System

You may be mentally ill

Well the title is a bit alarming, but it could be true. We normally equate mental illness with the mad man in the town centre who is unkempt, talking to himself and living off the street. Well this guy probably has a mental illness but this is in the extreme form. If I use the… Continue reading You may be mentally ill