Latest News for: Malawi medical


Covid-19 Admissions Drop - Society of Medical Doctors Say 'Changes in Weather Pattern'

All Africa 31 Aug 2021
Malawi has registered a record drop in Covid-19 admissions across the country, and the Society of Medical Doctors in Malawi (SMDM) has explained that the drop in the cases could be as a result of changes in weather patterns ....

Drones could start delivering blood, medicines and medical devices at a Hutchinson hospital

The Ottawa Herald 19 Aug 2021
“Our technology has been used globally to effectively deliver medical supplies, for example, insulin in Ireland, children’s vaccines in Vanuatu, emergency medication in Malawi, and just recently, blood samples in Germany,” Wingcopter CEO Tom Plümmer stated in a release on that company's website.

25 Miserable Countries in the World

Yahoo Daily News 16 Aug 2021
Malawi ... Although Malawi is a peaceful country and has never been the site of a civil war, the residents of Malawi are among the most miserable in the world ... Malawi struggles to provide its residents with sound medical services ... The people of Malawi reportedly depend on their ...

Malawi: World Star Betting Donates K23m Worth of Facemasks

All Africa 27 Jul 2021
World Star Betting, a London-based global betting company, has donated one million medical facemasks to the Malawi Government to assist in the fight against the Covid 19 pandemic ....

Malawi: Global Fund Donates 76 Ambulances, Motorcycles and Medical Supplies

All Africa 14 Jul 2021
Global Fund on Tuesday handed over 56 of the 76 fully equipped ambulances, 64 motorcycles and medical equipment to the Malawi Government to boost the country's response to the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic ....

Combatting COVID-19 in the community: Cash transfers for the safe & hunger-free home-care of elderly Covid patients

Reliefweb 13 Jul 2021
- Information will save more lives than medicine in the fight against Covid in Malawi ... As Covid-19 cases increase the capacity of Malawi’s medical system to treat patients with severe symptoms will soon be overwhelmed. Care contingencies are needed ... .

Give Us Jobs, Pay Befitting Our Qualifications: Malawian Youth Tell Government

The Tennessee Tribune 06 Jul 2021
BLANTYRE, Malawi — When he graduated with a diploma in nursing from Saint Luke’s College of Nursing, in Zomba, Malawi, in 2018, Chimwemwe Mukasera, 27, was happy that his dream of assisting the sick was coming true ... Landlocked and bereft of minerals, Malawi is one of the poorest countries in the world.

Fearing covid, struggling Malawian women forgo prenatal care

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 04 Jul 2021
Officials say far fewer pregnant women in Malawi are getting the health care they need amid the pandemic, with many forgoing medical visits and relying ... Lipato and other medical workers fear that the pandemic will have long-lasting effects on women's health in Malawi and beyond.

‘Dundee has played its part’: How award-winning Tayside doctor and team transformed emergency care in Malawi

The Courier 30 Jun 2021
After a long career giving back to the local community, NHS Tayside consultant in emergency medicine, Dr Barry Klaassen, has been recognised for his international work setting up emergency medical care centres in Malawi ... .

AP News in Brief at 6:03 a.m. EDT

Enid News & Eagle 29 Jun 2021
Officials say far fewer pregnant women in Malawi are getting the health care they need amid the pandemic, with many forgoing medical visits and relying solely on traditional birth attendants, who provide emotional support and administer traditional herbal treatments but are ...

KORE Enabled IoT Technology Powers Drones to Deliver Critical Medical Assets

Johnson City Press 28 Jun 2021
Swoop Aero's air logistics solution enables the reliable transport of medical commodities, including early pathology samples, diagnosis kits, antiretroviral therapy medication and vitamins across Malawi, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Mozambique as well as Australia, the United Kingdom and the Pacific.

Texas Children's Pavilion For Women Teams Up With PerIGen To Bring PeriWatch Vigilance® To Malawi

Killeen Daily Herald 24 Jun 2021
"But this is a universal challenge, without artificial borders of nation or region, and PeriGen and Texas Children's demonstrate in Malawi that even the most advanced medical support can be delivered efficiently and effectively around the globe." ... early neonatal deaths in Malawi.

Vaccination rate in Cameroon against COVID still very low: Minister

Anadolu Agency 24 Jun 2021
Apart from Cameroon, millions of dollars intended for the purchase of medical equipment have "disappeared" in Kenya. In Malawi, several officials have been arrested for embezzling millions of euros, while in South Africa, the phenomenon of "Covidpreneurs" highlights the corruption in the fight against the pandemic ... .

Malaria vaccines helped spare our children from malaria - Mothers in Krachi West

Ghana Web 09 May 2021
Edward A ... The Malaria Vaccine Implementation Programme (MVIP) coordinated and supported by the World Health Organization (WHO) led to the rollout of the malaria vaccine in 3 countries in Africa; Ghana, Kenya and Malawi through country-led routine immunization. Medical Superintendent at the Krachi West District Hospital Dr ... Join our Newsletter. .