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Launching the Uganda National Nutrient Profiling Model: A Milestone in Public Health Policy

Launching the Uganda National Nutrient Profiling Model: A Milestone in Public Health Policy

  By PATRICK JARAMOGI Kampala,  Uganda, SHIFTMEDIA NEWS A landmark event that will change Uganda’s public health landscape in regards to safe food was witnessed in Kampala on Thursday, June 13 2024. The event was…

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SEX: 10 Top Reasons Why You Are A Non Performer In Bed

SEX: 10 Top Reasons Why You Are A Non Performer In Bed

By ESTHER LUCY AWORI KAMPALA, Uganda [SHIFT MEDIA] Have you ever been the topic of discussion after sex as being a non performer, simply said as ‘tamalaako’ (he doesnt perform)? , here some of the…

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FOOD SAFETY: CSOs Task Government On Food Safety Laws, As Food Poisoning Soars

FOOD SAFETY: CSOs Task Government On Food Safety Laws, As Food Poisoning Soars

By Our Reporter KAMPALA, Uganda [SHIFTMEDIA] Uganda will join the rest of the world on June 7 to celebrate the World Food Safety Day amidst growing concerns of increased food poisoning. At the backdrop of…

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STIGMA: Government Urged To Invest In Menstrual Health, And Address Harmful Practices That Depict Menstruation As Dirty

STIGMA: Government Urged To Invest In Menstrual Health, And Address Harmful Practices That Depict Menstruation As Dirty

By Our Reporter KAMPALA, Uganda [SHIFTMEDIA] Government has been urged to invest in menstrual health as Uganda joins the rest of the world this 28th  day of May to mark the Menstrual Hygiene Day, (MHD)…

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ITS BACK? Experts Warn Of New Wave Of Pink Eye COVID-19

ITS BACK? Experts Warn Of New Wave Of Pink Eye COVID-19

By Admin Experts are seeing a new symptom emerge from the latest COVID-19 subvariant: conjunctivitis, also known as “pink eye.” As the symptoms of COVID-19 changed over time with each new emerging variant, common complaints became suspicious. Just as a runny…

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EATING 2 DEATH: Experts Demand For A Nutrition Policy To Address Food Safety

EATING 2 DEATH: Experts Demand For A Nutrition Policy To Address Food Safety

By PATRICK JARAMOGI KAMPALA Uganda [SHIFT MEDIA] There is urgent need to include the right to adequate food in the National Planning Development agenda, experts have advised. The sentiments were echoed during the second National…

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EPILEPSY: ”Dying Under The Medics Armpits”

EPILEPSY: ”Dying Under The Medics Armpits”

By PATRICK JARAMOGI KAMPALA, Uganda [SHIFTMEDIA] A new report by scientists indicate that at least 770,000 people across Uganda have epilepsy, majority of these in eastern Uganda despite known remedy within the country. According to…

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SHOCK: Minister Musenero Awes Parliament Saying No Need For More COVID-19 Tests

SHOCK: Minister Musenero Awes Parliament Saying No Need For More COVID-19 Tests

By DOREEN ASASIRA KAMPALA, Uganda [SHIFTMEDIA] After being squeezed for hours for failing to account for billions used for COVID-19 test kit funds, the minister of Science, Technology, and Innovation Dr. Monica Musenero on Tuesday…

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SAD: Cholera Outbreak Kills 620 In Malawi

SAD: Cholera Outbreak Kills 620 In Malawi

By AWORI ESTHER LUCY LILONGWE, Malawi[SHIFTMEDIA] At least 620 people have been confirmed dead due to a cholera outbreak in Malawi. Cholera broke out in Malawi in March last year following the onset of rains. …

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WARNING: Top 10 Items Hurting Your Kidneys

WARNING: Top 10 Items Hurting Your Kidneys

By AWORI ESTHER LUCY KAMPALA, Uganda [SHIFTMEDIA] The issue of having a healthy kidney is very key for a better life. But you also need to know what to eat right to safeguard your kidneys.…

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