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Austin doctor welcomes kids with a 'broken heart.' When they leave, her heart is broken.

Austin American-Statesman 20 May 2024
They saw a doctor in Uganda who discovered that Aaron had a hole in his heart. It would be a relatively simple operation for a pediatric cardiothoracic surgeon in the United States, but in Uganda, there are no such surgeons to do the work.
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China helps Uganda fight malaria as global funding shrinks

People Daily 26 Apr 2024
Uganda also ranks as the seventh-highest contributor to malaria deaths globally (2.9 percent) ... According to the Chinese embassy, China has sent 23 batches of medical teams with 218 doctors to Uganda since 1983.
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Roundup: China helps Uganda fight malaria as global funding shrinks

China.dot.org 25 Apr 2024
Uganda also ranks as the seventh-highest contributor to malaria deaths globally (2.9 percent) ... According to the Chinese embassy, China has sent 23 batches of medical teams with 218 doctors to Uganda since 1983.
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South Africa’s president begins working state visit in Uganda

Anadolu Agency 16 Apr 2024
KAMPALA, Uganda ... South Africa is one of the fastest-growing sources of foreign direct investment for Uganda and also a destination for many Ugandan-trained doctors.
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Rwanda's President says 'world failed all of us' as 30 years marked since 1994 genocide

Tamil Guardian 08 Apr 2024
In a speech later, Mr Kagame thanked fellow African countries including Uganda, Ethiopia and Tanzania for their assistance in accepting Tutsi refugees and ending the genocide ... Former Rwandan Doctor sentenced to 24 years over genocide by French court.
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Uganda says anti-malarial drugs donated by China to help curb epidemic

People Daily 07 Apr 2024
KAMPALA, April 6 (Xinhua) -- Uganda has said the anti-malaria medicines worth 1.1 million U.S ... across Uganda ... Since 1983, China has dispatched 23 batches of medical teams to Uganda with 218 doctors.
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World’s deadliest virus leaves victims in a ‘ghost-like’ state – and there’s no cure

Metro UK 21 Mar 2024
In the last decade, there have also been outbreaks in Ghana, Guinea and Uganda ... American Michelle Barnes took a trip to Uganda in Christmas 2007 with her husband ... The doctors were worried ... in Uganda.
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Dr. Scott Kim, new chief medical officer at Harmony Healthcare Long Island, aims to connect ...

Newsday 14 Mar 2024
Whether he was working with HIV patients in Uganda or East Los Angeles, Dr. Scott Kim said he learned the key to being an effective doctor was more than mastering the science of the medical profession ... How did you end up working in Uganda?.
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Study reveals number one 'dream job' Kiwis are searching for

NewstalkZB 13 Mar 2024
A doctor came in at sixth, raking up 15,000 views and topping the searches in Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo, and teacher came in at seventh, being viewed 14,000 times and nabbing the number one spot in Belarus, Ukraine, and Russia ... .
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Doctors are using AI to diagnose a hidden heart condition in kids

The Philadelphia Tribune 23 Jan 2024
Collaborating with staff at the Uganda Heart Institute, the team designed a system that will allow trained nurses to screen and diagnose children early on, when they can still be treated with penicillin for less than $1 a year.
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Congolese refugee family struggles to make ends meet in Colorado

CBS News 21 Jan 2024
After years of living as refugees in Uganda, nine out of 11 members of one Congolese family made it to the U.S ... "Doctors told my dad he can't get treatment because they did a lot of operations on his eye back in Uganda," said Hassan Zakaria.
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How political gridlock could kill the best global health program the US ever passed

Vox 13 Jan 2024
US President George W ... Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images. PEPFAR saved millions of people from AIDS ... Bush’s advisers visited Botswana and Uganda, where small-scale programs by groups such as Doctors Without Borders (MSF) and TASO were already in place ... .
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Ugandan activist blames anti-LGBTQ politicians, religious leaders for stabbing

Washington Blade 08 Jan 2024
“I left the country because my security couldn’t be guaranteed,” he said, noting the doctors who were treating him in Uganda received threatening phone calls ... Uganda’s Constitutional Court on Dec.
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Uganda’s Art Scene Flourishes: Expanding Opportunities for Local Artists

Beijing Times 22 Dec 2023
In the heart of Kampala, Uganda’s capital, a quiet revolution is unfolding in the arts scene ... Back in Uganda, spaces like Afriart Gallery are not only showcasing art but also nurturing talent through training programs ... From China to Uganda.
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Ugandan Constitutional Court to consider challenge to Anti-Homosexuality Act

Washington Blade 07 Dec 2023
Doctor Henry Mwebesa, the director general of Uganda’s Health Services, in August issued a circular to all health workers that directed them not to deny services to anyone visiting hospitals; ...
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