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Impact of Covid 19 Measures

The Negative Impact of Covid 19 Measures – Public Health Experts Opinions

Over the past few years, countries that haven’t been compliant with COVID-19 (a international standards organization) have been under a lot of pressure to make sure that their businesses are in line with these guidelines. People have been forced to deal with various government restrictions including curfews, wearing of masks, social distancing and more. This …

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Measures Against COVID-19

15 Public Health Expert Opinions on Measures Against COVID-19

Since the onset of the COVID-19 global pandemic, there have been many voices on what measures are effective in curbing its spread. Dr. Grace Ikahu-Muchangi sought perspectives of public health experts around the world on their expert opinions on this pertinent matter. Here are the opinions of 12 public health experts on the top ten most effective …

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Ministry of Health importanc eof wearing facemasks

Health Secretary Stresses the Importance of Wearing Face Masks

The Cabinet Secretary of the Ministry of Health, Mutahi Kagwe, insists Kenyans should consistently and correctly wear their face masks. In doing so, they protect themselves from being infected with the coronavirus. When the Ministry of Health first recommended Kenyans cover their faces with a mask back in April 2020, it was because it was …

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Malaria eradication in Africa

 Public Health Expert Opinion on Malaria Eradication in Africa 

Malaria is a disease that is a leading cause of illness. It is caused by microscopic protozoa called Plasmodium and transmitted from an infected person by a blood-sucking female Anopheles mosquito. In 2018 alone, WHO, reported over 228 million cases of malaria worldwide, 93% of which were in Africa. Malaria is both curable and preventable, …

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