Monthly Archives: July 2012

Luol Deng: ‘I’ll be proud to put on that GB shirt’

Following on from our last Olympics post here’s some interesting news about Luol Deng. He moved from South Sudan to the UK many years ago and now plays professional basketball in the US where he is a huge star.  Deng … Continue reading

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South Sudan’s Marial ‘overjoyed’ at Olympics chance

Not a medical story, but I couldn’t resist a good news story about South Sudan and the Olympics. I hope you will join me in wishing Guor Marial the best of luck!   South Sudanese athlete Guor Marial has told the … Continue reading

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A new injectable contraceptive

The Uniject device aims to provide women in hard-to-reach areas, such as parts of South Sudan, access to a popular and effective family planning method. The product prevents pregnancy for three months with a single sub-cutaneous injection using the pre-filled, auto-disable Uniject device. … Continue reading

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