STOWELINK WORKS IN COVID 19 FEATURED BY THE UNITED NATIONS (UN) YOUTH ENVOY

Since the rise of the COVID 19 pandemic globally Stowelink has been keen on ensuring that people living with non-communicable diseases are protected against COVID 19. Stowelink has used various approaches to help the NCDs community both locally and globally to protect themselves from COVID 19 and this work has since attracted the attention of…

NCDS 365 MID YEAR REPORT

NCDS 365 is a multinational project that has recognized the urgent and pressing need to address non-communicable diseases by sharing daily messages in a bid to create awareness while dispelling myths and misconception around the NCDs. The project leverages social media and the huge mobile penetration to share these messages. These messages, sourced from reputable…

STOWELINK INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY 2020 MESSAGE

International youth day is a day that recognizes excellence, fortitude, resilience, creativity and color that the youth bring to the continent. On this day celebrated each year on the 12th of august we are reminded of the exemplary work that has been done by young people across the globe to make a world a better…

NCDS 365 DAY 221-227 KIDNEYS AND INTRODUCTION TO TRANSPLANTS

Day 221 of 365 People at high risk of CKD Anyone can get chronic kidney disease at any age. However, some people are more likely than others to develop kidney disease. You may have an increased risk for kidney disease if you: -have diabetes -have high blood pressure -have a family history of kidney failure…

THE DRUG FREE YOUTH BOOK SOFT COPY DELUXE EDITION

  The drug free youth is one of Stowelink’s flagship programmes that focused on creating awareness of the effects of drugs on health and linking them to non-communicable diseases. the project led to the development of a masterpiece anthology called the Drug Free Youth.   Here is an extract from the book   PREFACE Have…

STOWELINK JOINS THE BEYOND SICKLE CELL CAMPAIGN

September being sickle awareness month, Humanity Rescue Foundation (HRF) will be holding the second ‘Champion Beyond C’ Awareness event– online edition. September being sickle awareness month, Humanity Rescue Foundation (HRF) will be holding the second ‘Champion Beyond C’ Beauty pageant – online edition themed “Amplifying voices for Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) inclusion and Change” The…

NCDS 365 DAY 213-220: INTRODUCTION TO CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE,A UNIQUE NCD.

Day 213 of 365 August is for Kidney Diseases and transplants The Growing Burden of Kidney Disease Kidney disease contributes significantly to the global burden of disease; chronic kidney disease (CKD) now ranks 19th highest cause of death worldwide—an 82 percent increase since 1990. And in many low- and middle-income countries (LMICs), the annual death…

STOWELINK CONDUCTS AN NCDS MAPPING IN ROYSAMBU SUB COUNTY

In the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic, Persons Living with Non-Communicable Diseases (PLWNCDs) have been faced with a number of challenges in Kenya. Some of the public and private health facilities discontinued certain services, stock-out of Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) medicines in hospitals and pharmacies, government directive on lock-down in major cities made it hard to…