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Cervical Cancer


Cervical cancer is a type of cancer originating in the cells of the cervix, the lower part of the uterus, primarily caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV), a sexually transmitted infection. The progression from abnormal cells to cancer typically takes 15–20 years, but in individuals with weakened immune systems, such as those with untreated HIV, the process can be expedited, occurring within 5–10 years.





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Affordable Quality Antenatal Care


KimboCare, a digital health platform that offers traceability of medical services within a hospital to its impact-funding clients, is collaborating with M.P. Shah Hospital, part of its local medical network, to offer paid antenatal services. Over 100 women from financially underserved communities around Nairobi region are expected to participate.





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Wellness


The world of health is rapidly changing. Gone are the days when people only went to hospital when they were not feeling well and otherwise would never venture into a hospital. Now, making an active effort to know one’s health status while still healthy is a trending topic. It is the smartest choice you could make for yourself and your family.





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Wellness – Embracing A Happier, Healthier Lifestyle.


“I am well,” is often used as a response to the greeting “How are you?”. Many people do not realize that being well is more than just a byword or trend. Wellness is the active process of making choices toward a healthy and fulfilling life. Everything we do and the emotions we feel relate to our well-being.





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DIABETES MELLITUS FAQs


Diabetes mellitus is a chronic health problem affecting the way in which food is utilized to make energy. It is commonly referred to as, commonly known as diabetes.





What is Diabetes Mellitus?





Diabetes is a multisystem disease since elevated blood sugars eventually affect almost every tissue in the body.





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ENT COMPLICATIONS- HEARING LOSS CAUSES AND SYMPTOMS.


Over 1.5 billion people (nearly 20% of the global population) live with hearing loss globally, a number that could rise to over 2.5 billion by 2030. However, more than 1 billion young people (25-35years old) are at risk of hearing loss due to recreational exposure to loud sound.





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M.P. Shah Hospital Steps up Fight against Children’s Cancer


Cancer is a significant cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide with approximately 400,000 children and adolescents of 0-19 years old developing cancer each year. In Kenya, cancer is the 3rd leading cause of death after infectious and cardiovascular diseases.





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M.P. Shah Hospital Marks International Women’s Day


Selfies of people crossing their arms to strike an "x" pose on social media show solidarity with the theme of International Women’s Day 2022. This year’s campaign theme— #BreaktheBias —spotlighted the individual and collective biases against women that fuel gender inequality.





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