Zimbabwe: U.S.$35 Million for Fuel, Drugs
[The Herald] The African Medallion Group, owned by South Africa-based Zimbabwean businessman Frank Buyanga, has availed nearly $35 million to procure and deliver fuel, pharmaceuticals and other products that are in short supply. This came after Government granted AMG the approval to do so following its request to assist. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 15, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Govt Appeals to Pharmaceutical Companies Not to Charge in U.S. Dollars
[The Herald] Government is concerned with the continuous charging of pharmaceutics in foreign currency despite forex allocations the sector is getting from the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ). (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 15, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Govt Moves Towards Universal Health Care
[The Herald] Vice President Kembo Mohadi yesterday said Zimbabwe has made great strides towards achieving universal health coverage through a number of health policies. Officiating at the 67th East, Central and Southern Africa (ECSA) Health Ministers' Conference in Victoria Falls, VP Mohadi called for credibility and accountability in the health sector to achieve social development. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 13, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Life Expectancy Set to Increase
[The Herald] Zimbabweans will live up to an average of 61,3 years in two decades up from the average of 59,2 years should current health indicators continue, a new scientific study of forecasts and alternative scenarios for life expectancy and major causes of death in 2040 has revealed. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 12, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Billionaire Eyes Health Sector
[The Herald] One of China's top billionaires, Mr Li Jinyuan, has committed to invest in Zimbabwe after he held talks with President Mnangagwa last week. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 12, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Civil Aviation Authority Joins Anti-Cholera Fight
[The Herald] The Civil Aviation Authority of Zimbabwe (CAAZ) has joined the national cholera response by donating over 124 000 litres of water a day to Budiriro over a period of one month. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 12, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Harare 'Ill-Equipped to Fight Cholera'
[The Herald] The City of Harare is ill-equipped to respond to reports of sewer blockages, with some going for almost two months without being attended to, an activist has said. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 9, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Head on Collision Between 2 Buses Kills 47 in Zimbabwe
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — A head-on collision between two buses has killed 47 people, where road accidents are common due to poor roads and bad driving. Two long distance buses going opposite directions collided near Rusape, about 170 kilometers (105 miles) east of the capital Harare on Wednesday evening, said police spokesman Paul Nyathi. The death toll could rise because there 80 others admitted to hospital, some with serious injuries. One of the buses tried to pass two haulage trucks on a stretch of the road where overtaking is prohibited, resulting in the collision with an oncoming bus, Ellen Gwaradzimba, the provi...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - November 8, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Farai Mutsaka, Associated Press Tags: Major Incidents News International Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Kwekwe Hospital Cries Out for Help
[The Herald] Kwekwe District Hospital has appealed for Government and corporate support to resuscitate its X-ray department, which has not been functioning for the past three months due to a breakdown of its machines. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 8, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Students Reject 'Smelly' Freely Distributed Contraceptive
[New Zimbabwe] Students at Masvingo Polytechnic College are using at least 3 000 male condoms per month although some are less inspired by what they find as a pungent smell produced by the freely distributed contraceptive during and use. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 7, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Villagers Forced to Walk 150km to Collect ARVs
[New Zimbabwe] Villagers living with HIV and AIDS in Masvingo province's remote district of Mwenezi are being forced to walk distances of up 150km to collect their quarterly allocations of Anti-Retroviral Drugs (ARVs) from a district centre. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 7, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Dispensers Come in Handy for Condom Distribution Blitz
[New Zimbabwe] The National Aids Council (NAC) has moved to install condom dispensers in so-called HIV/Aids hotspots in Masvingo province in attempts to manage new HIV infections. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 6, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Dispensers Come in Handy for Condom Distribution Blitz
[New Zimbabwe] The National Aids Council (NAC) has moved to install condom dispensers in so-called HIV/Aids hotspots in Masvingo province in attempts to manage new HIV infections. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 6, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Masvingo Has 12% HIV/Aids Prevalence Rate - Report
[New Zimbabwe] Masvingo -An average of 12 people out of 100 are living with HIV/Aids in Masvingo province, National Aids Council (NAC) provincial manager Edgar Muzulu has said. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 6, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Masvingo Has 12% HIV/Aids Prevalence Rate - Report
[New Zimbabwe] Masvingo -An average of 12 people out of 100 are living with HIV/Aids in Masvingo province, National Aids Council (NAC) provincial manager Edgar Muzulu has said. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 6, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Man Overdoses On ARVs As Girlfriend Found Murdered
[New Zimbabwe] A Masvingo man recently overdosed on Anti-retroviral drugs after his girlfriend found murdered at her homestead, police sources have confirmed. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 5, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Domestic Funding for Health Up
[The Herald] Domestic funding for health has gone up by 11 percent from 2017 to $583 million this year, accounting for 59 percent of total resources in the health sector, Secretary for Health and Child Care Dr Gerald Gwinji has said. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 5, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Prophet Magaya Ready to Work With Govt
[The Herald] Prophetic Healing and Deliverance (PHD) Ministries founder Prophet Walter Magaya yesterday said he was ready to work with the Ministry of Health and Child Care who will conduct clinical trials on his Aguma herb following several engagements last week. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 5, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Prophet Magaya Ready to Work With Govt
[The Herald] Prophetic Healing and Deliverance (PHD) Ministries founder Prophet Walter Magaya yesterday said he was ready to work with the Ministry of Health and Child Care who will conduct clinical trials on his Aguma herb following several engagements last week. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 5, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Cholera - WHO Warns Against Vaccination Complacency
[New Zimbabwe] Local authorities must continue to improve sanitation and the availability of clean water to prevent cholera as vaccination is not 100 percent effective, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has said. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 4, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Cholera - WHO Warns Against Vaccination Complacency
[New Zimbabwe] Local authorities must continue to improve sanitation and the availability of clean water to prevent cholera as vaccination is not 100 percent effective, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has said. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 4, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:HIV Cure Claims - Magaya in Court
[The Herald] PROPHETIC Healing and Deliverance (PHD) Ministries leader Walter Magaya, who recently announced that he has discovered a herb that can cure HIV and Aids, yesterday appeared in court charged with contravening section 40 (1) of the Medicines and Allied Substances Control Act, which criminalises the distribution and misleading advertisement of medicine. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 3, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: HIV Cure Claims - Magaya in Court
[The Herald] PROPHETIC Healing and Deliverance (PHD) Ministries leader Walter Magaya, who recently announced that he has discovered a herb that can cure HIV and Aids, yesterday appeared in court charged with contravening section 40 (1) of the Medicines and Allied Substances Control Act, which criminalises the distribution and misleading advertisement of medicine. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 3, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Prophet Magaya to Appear in Court
[263Chat] Prophetic Healing and Deliverance Ministries founder and leader, Prophet Walter Magaya is currently at Harare Magistrates Court with unconfirmed reports indicating that he will be answering to charges of selling medicine without a license. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 2, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Prophet Magaya to Appear in Court
[263Chat] Prophetic Healing and Deliverance Ministries founder and leader, Prophet Walter Magaya is currently at Harare Magistrates Court with unconfirmed reports indicating that he will be answering to charges of selling medicine without a license. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 2, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Too Hot to Bite - Tsetse Flies Dwindle As Temperatures Rise in Zimbabwe
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Mutare -Over the last decade, cattle farmers in the Zambezi Valley, in Zimbabwe's Mashonaland West province, have noticed an odd thing. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 2, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Morning-After Pill Selling Like Hot Cakes At Masvingo Colleges
[New Zimbabwe] Demand for the so-called morning-after pill is on the increase among college students in Masvingo, suggesting a high prevalence of unprotected sex and the attended risk of contracting sexually transmitted infections. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 2, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Morning-After Pill Selling Like Hot Cakes At Masvingo Colleges
[New Zimbabwe] Demand for the so-called morning-after pill is on the increase among college students in Masvingo, suggesting a high prevalence of unprotected sex and the attended risk of contracting sexually transmitted infections. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 2, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Sex Worker Switches to Pick-Pocketing
[New Zimbabwe] Chivhu -A well-known local commercial sex worker has lamented that the world's oldest profession is no longer viable in a development that has forced her to supplement her income with pick-pocketing. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 2, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Old Drains and Dirty Water - Chronic Cholera Crisis
[IRIN] "We do not risk our lives by trying to drink it" (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 2, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:'Prophet' Aids Cure Claim Causes Furore
[CAJ News] Harare -ZIMBABWEANS on antiretroviral (ARV) treatment have been urged to continue with prescribed medication and disregard claims by a controversial church leader that he has discovered a cure for HIV and AIDS. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 2, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: 'Prophet' Aids Cure Claim Causes Furore
[CAJ News] Harare -ZIMBABWEANS on antiretroviral (ARV) treatment have been urged to continue with prescribed medication and disregard claims by a controversial church leader that he has discovered a cure for HIV and AIDS. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 2, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Cancer Treatment Beyond Reach of Many
[The Herald] After experiencing abdominal pain and bleeding for two months, Tarisai (not her real name), a mother of four from Muzarabani, went for cancer screening in August this year at St Albert's Mission Hospital in the Mashonaland Central province. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 2, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Magaya Apologises for Aids Claim, Says Was Overwhelmed by 'Excitement'
[New Zimbabwe] UNDER-FIRE preacher Walter Magaya has issued an apology for "rushed" claims he had discovered a cure for HIV/Aids, telling a joint media briefing with the Health Ministry Thursday that he made the announcement out of "excitement". (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 2, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Magaya Apologises for Aids Claim, Says Was Overwhelmed by 'Excitement'
[New Zimbabwe] UNDER-FIRE preacher Walter Magaya has issued an apology for "rushed" claims he had discovered a cure for HIV/Aids, telling a joint media briefing with the Health Ministry Thursday that he made the announcement out of "excitement". (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 2, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Magaya Apologises for HIV Cure Claim
[The Herald] PROPHETIC Healing and Deliverance (PHD) Ministries leader Prophet Walter Magaya yesterday retracted his claims that he had found a cure for HIV and Aids and apologised for making the announcement. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 2, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Magaya Apologises for HIV Cure Claim
[The Herald] PROPHETIC Healing and Deliverance (PHD) Ministries leader Prophet Walter Magaya yesterday retracted his claims that he had found a cure for HIV and Aids and apologised for making the announcement. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 2, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:'We'll Remain On ART Despite Magaya Claims'
[The Herald] People living with HIV have vowed to remain on Anti-Retroviral Therapy (ART) despite claims by Prophetic Healing and Deliverance (PHD) Ministries founder prophet Walter Magaya that he has found the cure for the disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 2, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: 'We'll Remain On ART Despite Magaya Claims'
[The Herald] People living with HIV have vowed to remain on Anti-Retroviral Therapy (ART) despite claims by Prophetic Healing and Deliverance (PHD) Ministries founder prophet Walter Magaya that he has found the cure for the disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 2, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:More Children Living With HIV to Benefit From Art
[The Herald] The provision of anti-retroviral drugs to children living with HIV and Aids should remain a priority in Mashonaland West, an official from the National Aids Council has said. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 1, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: More Children Living With HIV to Benefit From Art
[The Herald] The provision of anti-retroviral drugs to children living with HIV and Aids should remain a priority in Mashonaland West, an official from the National Aids Council has said. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 1, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Govt Urges Stakeholders to Fight Stroke
[The Herald] There is need for increased efforts by all stakeholders in the fight against stroke as the condition continues to cause disability and premature death, Health and Child Care Deputy Minister Dr John Mangwiro has said. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 1, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:In Full - United Nations On Magaya's HIV Cure Claim
[New Zimbabwe] Below is the full statement by the United Nations' World Health Organisation (WHO) in the wake of claims by prominent Zimbabwean preacher Walter Magaya that he has discovered a 'cure' for HIV and AIDS. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 1, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: In Full - United Nations On Magaya's HIV Cure Claim
[New Zimbabwe] Below is the full statement by the United Nations' World Health Organisation (WHO) in the wake of claims by prominent Zimbabwean preacher Walter Magaya that he has discovered a 'cure' for HIV and AIDS. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 1, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Police Raid Magaya's Harare Offices to Seize Claimed HIV Cure
[New Zimbabwe] Police raided the Harare offices of prominent preacher Walter Magaya Wednesday evening to collect samples of his alleged cure for HIV and Aids, a deputy minister has confirmed. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 1, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Police Raid Magaya's Harare Offices to Seize Claimed HIV Cure
[New Zimbabwe] Police raided the Harare offices of prominent preacher Walter Magaya Wednesday evening to collect samples of his alleged cure for HIV and Aids, a deputy minister has confirmed. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 1, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Police Raid Magaya's Offices, Prophet Considers Leaving Country
[The Herald] PROPHETIC Healing and Deliverance (PHD) Ministries leader prophet Walter Magaya is considering taking his Aguma herbal supplement -- which he claims can cure HIV, Aids and cancer -- outside Zimbabwe in the wake of the backlash he received following his announcement last Sunday that he had found a cure for HIV, Aids and cancer. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 1, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Police Raid Magaya's Offices, Prophet Considers Leaving Country
[The Herald] PROPHETIC Healing and Deliverance (PHD) Ministries leader prophet Walter Magaya is considering taking his Aguma herbal supplement -- which he claims can cure HIV, Aids and cancer -- outside Zimbabwe in the wake of the backlash he received following his announcement last Sunday that he had found a cure for HIV, Aids and cancer. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 1, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

‘No cure’ for HIV in Zimbabwe says UN, following claims from local preacher
The United Nations in Zimbabwe is reaffirming that people living with HIV and AIDS need to continue with antiretroviral (ARV) therapy to manage their infections, after a local preacher reportedly claimed that he had received divine revelation of an herbal cure. (Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security)
Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security - October 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Reactions to Magaya's HIV Cure Announcement
[263Chat] Following Prophetic Healing and Deliverance (PHD) Ministries founder, Walter Magaya's announcement that he found the HIV and AIDS cure, Zimbabweans have expressed mixed reactions with some labeling it a money making scheme while others felt it was a genuine gesture from the man of God to save world. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - October 31, 2018 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news