Involvement Of Community Health Volunteers In Tb Advocacy, Communication And Social Mobilization In Informal Settlements Of Kibera, Nairobi
Kenya is ranked 15th among the 22 high Tuberculosis burden countries. Slum residents in Nairobi experience a high mortality burden (50%) mainly caused by TB and HIV and AIDS. Despite Community Health Volunteers being largely utilized in the Advocacy, Communication and Social Mobilization strategy for TB prevention and control, there is little evidence to show how the CHVs are involved.
Factors Associated With The Utilization Of Reproductive Health Care Services Among Hiv Infected Women Attending The Comprehensive Care Clinic At Nakuru County Referral Hospital In Nakuru, Kenya
The WHO recommends high uptake of reproductive health services among women aged above 25 years (over 47%) and pregnant women (over 67%). In Kenya, the uptake of these services is about 23% among women of reproductive age, and much lower among HIV-infected women. This study investigated the factors associated with the utilization of reproductive health services among 154 HIV infected