Edible deodorant claims to sweeten your sweat

Good news for people who are allergic to deodorant spray. Beneo, an American company, with help from Bulgarian confectioner Alpi, claims to have found a way to get rid of bad body odour through ingesting candy […]

Mother’s Menopause Determines Daughter’s Fertility

Women may be able to better gauge their own fertility based on the age their mother went through the menopause, a study has found out. Women whose mothers had an early menopause had far fewer […]

New Condoms to ‘Completely Inactivate’ HIV

A permanent solution to the spread of AIDS could be round the bend as Canadian researchers say they may have found a solution to the humble condom’s fatal flaw – nanoparticles. Researchers say Photodisc Nanoparticles […]

60% Of MUST Students Sexually Active

A study conducted by Global Health Action in 2010 indicates that students at the prestigious Mbarara University of Science and Technology in southwestern Uganda were “sexually active.” 60.3% of the students reported that they were […]

Mulago ICU Reopens

The Intensive Care Unit at Mulago National Referral Hospital re-opened on Friday after several days of closure that resulted in the deaths of five people who would have probably been kept alive on the unit’s […]

Marburg Erupts Inside Health Ministry

The Ministry of Health has been thrown into panic after it emerged some of its own are suspected to have contracted the deadly ebola-like Marburg virus, Red Pepper can authoritatively report. Sheila Ndyanabangi, the clinical […]

Marburg Death Toll Rises To Six

The Marburg Virus, a rare disease related to the Ebola Virus, has claimed six lives so far, officials reported on Wednesday. Edward Turyamureba, a 38-year-old resident of Kicumbi Cell, Kamuganguzi sub-county, succumbed to severe bleeding […]

Uganda Risks Guinea Worm

  Dr Joaquim Saweka, the country representative at the World Health Organisation, while speaking at the opening of a cross-border meeting to strengthen guinea worm disease eradication interventions in East and Central Africa held in […]

Men Leading With HIV- New AIDS Report

Men have been rated number 1 in transmitting and leading with the ‘incurable’ syndrome AIDS a new survey carried out by AIDS commission reveals. The shocking survey raised eyebrows yesterday at Imperial Royale Hotel in […]

Can Yeast Infections Ruin My Sex Life?

Carol has visited her gynecologist four times since this year began. After pestering her to confide in me on what exactly she was suffering from, I was shocked to learn that her several visits to […]

‘Kampala, Masindi Fed On Deadly Meat’

By Stanley Ndawula Police are investigating allegations that Kampala and Masindi dwellers are feasting on meat from Zziwa Ranch Ltd which is contaminated with deadly Brucella, Red Pepper exclusively reports. Zziwa Ranch based in Masindi […]

Uganda Declared Ebola-free

By Jane Kamanzi. Uganda has been declared Ebola-free according to a press statement signed by Health Minister Dr. Christine Ondoa. While addressing journalists this morning on the launch of Ministry of Health and the Uganda […]