How education can improve diabetes management

Reading Time: 2 minutes Sub-Sahara Africa has traditionally been viewed as plagued with communicable diseases; malaria, schistosomiasis, tuberculosis, HIV/Aids to mention a few. In […]

Diabetes fight birthed from loss of parent

Reading Time: 4 minutes Duncun Motanya was just 28 years old when his father died of diabetes in 2013. It was a family tragedy, […]

People who ‘can’t fit into jeans they wore aged 21’ risk developing diabetes

Reading Time: 2 minutes People risk developing type 2 diabetes if they can no longer fit into the jeans they were wearing when they […]

Ten strategies to prevent heart disease, stroke

Reading Time: 3 minutes Go nuts A healthy diet can help protect your heart, improve your blood pressure and cholesterol, and reduce your risk […]

Diabetes prevalence in Kenya to rise by 2025, UN report says

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kenya’s diabetes prevalence is predicted to rise to 4.5 per cent in the next four years from the current 3.3 […]

Tech innovations drastically changing healthcare practices

Reading Time: 2 minutes Nixon Shigoli  Health care is undergoing a digital transformation globally, offering innovative ways of taming killer diseases like diabetes, stroke, […]

Top nurses to be rewarded for dedication on diabetes management

Reading Time: 2 minutes To mark this year’s World Diabetes Day, the Diabetes Management Resource Centre (DMRC) will recognise  five top nurses in Kenya […]

500,000 diabetic Kenyans at a higher risk of dying from Covid-19

Reading Time: 2 minutes At least 500,000 Kenyans with diabetes are at a higher risk of dying from coronavirus if they contract it, the […]

Innovative programmes show heightened management of hypertension and diabetes

Reading Time: 3 minutes Two local programmes funded by a Germany pharmaceutical company targeting populations in rural Western Kenya and informal settlements in Nairobi […]

Coca-Cola launches new products in Meru

Reading Time: < 1 minute Soft drinks giant Coca-Cola has launched a new range of products in Meru County for its increasingly health-conscious consumer base. […]