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Cholera drugs in short supply

September 21, 2018 Staff Reporter 0

AS the country battles to contain the cholera epidemic that has claimed more than 33 lives, it has emerged that there is a drug resistant strain. This has forced Government to abandon some drugs and […]

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Govt Warns Against Handshake Habits

September 20, 2018 Staff Reporter 0

HARARE – Government has urged people to change their habits when greeting each other and do away with handshakes to avoid the spread of cholera . Addressing the media in the capital yesterday, deputy minister […]

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Cholera crowd fund raises $29m

September 19, 2018 Staff Reporter 0

HARARE – The cholera crowd fund scheme has to date raised $29 million, the government has confirmed. The fund was launched by the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development and the Ministry of Health and […]

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Bulawayo cholera cases rise to five

September 16, 2018 Staff Reporter 0

TWO more patients were yesterday referred to Thorngrove Hospital for further assessment after they developed suspected cholera symptoms. This brings to five, possible cases of cholera in the city after three people were on Friday […]

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Why pregnant women shouldn’t drink

September 15, 2018 Staff Reporter 0

Alcohol impacts people and societies in different ways and is determined by the volume consumed, the pattern of drinking, as well as the quality of alcohol consumed. It is a psychoactive substance and its harmful […]

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