‘Avoid witchdoctors’ seek medical advice, physician tells parents

Dr Shrish Acharya of the CWM hospital. Picture: ELIKI NUKUTABU

COLONIAL War Memorial Hospital senior physician Dr Shrish Acharya has called on parents around the country to stop resorting to witchdoctors or religious remedies for healing their children diagnosed with epilepsy. Since 2013, he said, they had diagnosed more than 500 people with epilepsy with the electroencephalogram (EEG) available at the hospital; the youngest was […]

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