Refrain from continuous self-testing, patients warned

A Public Health Activist, Itai Rusike said HIV self-testing is helpful if it is applied correctly.
By Vincent Mungofa Mar. 1, 2024

‘Safe water, sanitation key to ending medieval diseases’

The nOPV2 has been successfully used in several African countries, including Ethiopia, Benin, Congo Republic, Liberia, Nigeria and Sierra Leone.
By Gamuchirai Nyamuziwa Feb. 23, 2024

Zim cholera outbreak jolts UN

In a statement dated December 5, OCHA expressed concern over the cholera outbreak.
By Sharon Buwerimwe Dec. 7, 2023

Alarm as cholera deaths surge

According to the ministry’s latest situational report, 41 districts across the country have reported the outbreak with Buhera and Gutu emerging as hotspots.
By Sharon Buwerimwe Oct. 18, 2023

Warning of cholera disaster in Zim

 Community Working Group on Health executive director Itai Rusike said cholera was a huge threat to public health.
By Vanessa Gonye Oct. 8, 2023

Mumps outbreak hits Harare

Other symptoms of mumps include headaches, joint pain, and a high temperature, which may develop a few days before the swelling of the parotid glands.
By Vanessa Gonye Aug. 6, 2023

‘Govt should invest in user-friendly drug rehab centres’

Speaking to NewsDay, Community Working Group on Health  executive director Itai Rusike, said there is need to focus on social support structures.
By Vanessa Gonye Jul. 6, 2023

Fears cholera outbreak may spiral out of control

The outbreak, which was first recorded in Chegutu in February, has killed 19 people so far, according to officials.
By Sharon Buwerimwe Jul. 1, 2023

Experts give COVID-19 warning

Speaking to NewsDay on Tuesday, chief coordinator of the COVID-19 taskforce in the Office of the President and Cabinet, Agnes Mahomva said COVID-19 was the new normal.
By Vanessa Gonye and Lorraine Muromo May. 4, 2023