Healthy Living

CHOLERA SPREADS TO 12 DISTRICTS, FIVE DIE IN LAST 24HRS

The Cholera Outbreak in Zambia has spread to 12 districts across the country, since the current outbreak began on 14th October,  2023. Districts affected , other than Lusaka, are Petauke, Vubwi and  Chadiza in Eastern Province,  Mumbwa, Kapiri Mposhi, Kabwe and Chibombo in Central Province and Mpulungu in  Northern Province.…

ZAMMSA DISTRIBUTES EQUIPMENT WORTH K14 MILLION

The Zambia Medicines and Medical Supplies Agency, ZAMMSA, has distributed 478 Hospital Beds and Mattresses worth K14,341,304.93 to seven provinces. ZAMMSA Corporate Communications Senior Manager Bradley Chingobe said in a statement to RCV News in Lusaka today that the 478 Hospital Beds and Mattresses have been successfully distributed to Southern,…

PUBLIC PROTECTOR CALLS FOR MORE AWARENESS AGAINST BREAST CANCER

Public Protector Caroline Sokoni says the Ministry of Health should prioritize sensitization and awareness messages, to ensure citizens are aware of the benefits of regular cancer screening which promotes better treatment outcomes. Ms. Sokoni said this in a speech read for her by Office of the Public Protector Chief Investigations…