Category Archives: HEALTH

Rwanda’s collapsing health sector has reached an alarming proportion.

Health facilities, like in the nation’s main referral CHUK hospital, there in no emergency drugs and gas equipments for facilitating operations during surgeries. Patients are being turned down for medication due to shortages of staff, medicines, beds…etc. Bed sharing is

Archbishop Rwaje returns to Rwanda after doctors declare wife cancer free

ROANOKE COUNTY (WSLS 10) – The Archbishop of the Anglican Church in Rwanda returns to his country after his wife receives lifesaving surgery in Salem. We were inside the operating room as Josephine Rwaje underwent surgery to remove colon cancer. A

$9M for Western-led bid to help Rwanda and Burundi

Sixteen years ago, in the wake of the Rwandan genocide that killed 800,000 people, Londoner David Cechetto started helping to rebuild the African nation’s shattered health-care system. Tuesday, the London doctor and researcher got a huge boost for his passion when

This exotic fruit tastes like pork, and it could save millions from starvation

On the outside, this giant fruit rs just the beginning of the jackfruit’s many wonders. Jackfruit is the largest tree-borne fruit in the world — one fruit can weigh between 10 and 100 pounds and contain hundreds of seeds that

For first-time moms, 40 is the new 30

Deciding when in life to have a baby is a very personal decision. And for more women these days, it appears to be a case of NEVER SAY NEVER. Our Cover Story is reported by Serena Altschul: When Ayala Donchin

4 foods that damage your liver

Many people are harming their liver without even knowing it. The liver is an important organ in the body and it is important we take good care of our liver. Below are 4 foods that damage your liver. 1. SUGAR