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Dr Jane Aceng Flags Off Teams To Conduct Second Rapid Assessment Survey

Dr Jane Aceng Flags Off Teams To Conduct Second Rapid Assessment Survey

The Minister of Health, Dr Jane Aceng has flagged off teams to conduct the second Rapid Assessment Survey to determine the extent of community transmission of COVID-19 and possible risk groups. The main goal of this survey is to determine the status of COVID-19 epidemic in targeted districts of Uganda that seem to have the highest risk. The objectives of ...

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People Who Walk Slowly Face Higher Risk Of Contracting Severe Coronavirus – Scientists

People Who Walk Slowly Face Higher Risk Of Contracting Severe Coronavirus - Scientists

People who walk at a slow pace are at a higher risk of getting infected with severe coronavirus regardless of whether they are fat or not, a new study tells. Additionally, higher body mass index, which points to obesity, also increases the risk of having more severe cases of the respiratory disease. A team of scientists in the United Kingdom has ...

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China Reports New Unknown Disease More Deadly Than Coronavirus

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Officials in China have warned of a fatal “unknown pneumonia” with a death rate higher than the coronavirus which is spreading across an Asian country. Areas in Kazakhstan have seen major spikes in cases of the disease since mid-June. The country’s Health Ministry said it recorded more than 32,000 cases of a previously unknown type of pneumonia between 29 June and ...

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Uganda’s Covid-19 Cases Hit 1,000

COVID -19 Cases Rise To 175 Out Of The 2106 Samples

On 8th July 2020, Ministry of Health in Uganda announced twenty three new covid-19 cases in the country from 3,316 samples tested, bringing a total number of confirmed cases to 1,000. Out of the 23 confirmed cases, twelve are Ugandan citizens who returned from abroad, eight are from Afghanistan, three are from Democratic Republic of Congo and one from South ...

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Why Is It Necessary To Wear A Mask?

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One of the most interesting things scientists have learnt about the Coronavirus is that after a person first comes into contact with it, they can go for up to a week without feeling sick. You will know the importance of wearing a mask by the time you end this article. There is also another group of people called “Asymptomatic”— who ...

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