Health

FNB resuscitates Oshakati hospital

3 weeks ago - 25 September 2019 | Health

Health minister Dr Kalumbi Shangula says the Oshakati Intermediate Hospital's resuscitation committee had not been functioning due to lack of training equipment, but thanks to First National Bank (FNB) Namibia, the committee will now be...

Onkalamwenyo ompe

3 weeks ago - 25 September 2019 | Health

Konima yomwedhi gumwe sho a nyenyeta pethimbo lyoshigongi sha ningwa komupresidende moRundu kombinga yompumbwe yiilyo yolutu yopaunongononi moshipangelo shepangelo mondoolopa ndjoka, omunaimvo 49, Lukas Mpandu yaMpandu okwa nyanyukwa sho a pewa okugulu kwopaunongonino, okupitila mopoloyeka...

Ministry prepares for malaria season

3 weeks ago - 25 September 2019 | Health

With good rainfall expected in the coming rainy season, the chances of a malaria outbreak in northern Namibia are also high.This is according to health minister Kalumbi Shangula, who launched the annual mosquito control campaign...

The daily challenges of Okuhoko informal settlement

1 year - 25 October 2017 | Health

Lack of water, lighting and sanitation are the main problems faced by people living at the Okuhoko informal settlement at Tsandi village in the Omusati Region.The informal settlement was created in 2013 and it is...

Pregnant women get a shelter at Engela

2 years ago - 31 May 2017 | Health

Pregnant women who were camping in tents opposite the Engela State Hospital in the Ohangwena Region have been moved to a shelter by the health ministry.Women from distant villages had to endure harsh conditions for...

Esiloshisho lyaakiintu mboka yeli momategelelo

2 years ago - 31 May 2017 | Health

Esiloshisho lyaakiintu yeli momategelelo oshoshimwe omuntu ta vulu okwiilonga okuza momahwahwameko taga ithanwa Safe Motherhood Campaign ngoka guunganekwa kOngwediva Medipark melongelokumwe nombelewa yOmunyekadhi gwaNamibia,...

Oklinika yaMuntele otayi yambulwapo

2 years ago - 31 May 2017 | Health

Eyambulepo lyokaklinika hoka otali ka etitha ka kale woo ke na okila yomidhimba oshowo iinima yilwe. Monena aakalimo yomOmuntele ohaya ende iinano iile opo ya...

Onankali village gets new clinic

3 years ago - 31 August 2016 | Health

The problems experienced at the Ndamono clinic at Onankali will soon be something of the past, as the dilapidated building will be replaced with a...

Uuministeli otawu ningi iikonga yekenko lyaalumentu

3 years ago - 01 July 2016 | Health

Oshitopolwa shotango shomahwahwameko ngoka osha tamekele mOshitopolwa shaZambezi, moka ehwahwameko ndyoka tali ithanwa Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision (VMMC) tali kwatelwa komeho kaahikingalo The Dogg naShotgun...

The struggle to bring imaging scanners to the North

3 years ago - 01 July 2016 | Health

One of the first local medical practitioners in Namibia, Professor Fillemon Amaambo, shared some of the challenges experienced over the last 30 years especially bringing...

Ministry rolls out countrywide 'Smart Cut' campaign

3 years ago - 01 July 2016 | Health

The Ministry of Health and Social Services, in collaboration with two local musicians, are touring around the country to raise awareness of the benefits of...

Blood pressure on the rise

4 years ago - 19 March 2015 | Health

High blood pressure is a serious condition that is affecting and killing more and more Namibians.Namibia’s Health Information System (HIS) statistics indicate that high blood...