Cancer Survivors Applaud Ministry of Health for Cervical Cancer Vaccine

Some stakeholders in the fight against cancer have hailed Ministry of Health and Population for scaling up the Cervical Cancer Vaccine administration which guards against Human Papilloma Virus. The Ministry, on Thursday launched the national roll out of HPV vaccine which will be given to girls aged nine in two doses, a move which is in line with World Health Organization recommendation. In an interview with the Malawi News Agency (Mana) on Friday, one of the organisations, Cancer Survivors…

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Mchinji Hospital Urges Staff to Be Alert With Cholera Symptoms

Mchinji District nurses and clinicians have been urged to be proactive once they come across patients with severe diarrhea, saying that will prevent cholera outbreak in the district. Mchinji District has not yet recorded cholera cases but the hospital is taking precautions as the district’s neighbouring districts of Chipata in Zambia, Kasungu, and Lilongwe have all been affected. Mchinji District Health Office (DHO) Emergency and Rapid Response Team leader, Edson Kamba, in his letter to all clinicians in government…

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