These South Africans based in China have been flown home following the coronavirus scare, and they were welcomed back at OR Tambo.
The Western Cape – like the rest of South Africa – has no reported cases of coronavirus. But just how safe are we from the disease?
The government have dismissed claims that two patients in KZN came down with the coronavirus. Their tests came back negative on Thursday evening.
The respite could prove to be temporary, but for now, there is good news regarding the spread of the coronavirus and its potential to hit South Africa.
The first person suspected of having the deadly coronavirus in South Africa has been isolated in Limpopo, as medical professionals continue their tests.
The clinical trial, which involved more than 5 000 volunteers and cost in excess of $104 million, has been canned.
More than 5 000 volunteers at 14 different sites across South Africa took part in the 2016 HIV vaccine trial.
World Cancer Day is marked around the world on 4 February to raise awareness of the global impact of cancer and increase understanding of prevention, detection, treatment and care.
A Chinese woman infected with the coronavirus showed a dramatic improvement after she was treated with a cocktail of anti-virals used to treat flu and HIV.
The Democratic Alliance (DA) is calling for a debate of national importance on the coronavirus and other pandemics.
Veganuary may have officially ended on 31 January, but the health and environmental benefits of a plant-based diet certainly won’t.
Political opponents are concerned that the government, and DIRCO in particular, aren’t doing enough to help South Africans concerned about the coronavirus.
Governments, universities, and medical corporations worldwide are racing to develop a vaccine against the coronavirus, a process that could take months.
Health Minister Zweli Mkhize and the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NCID) reveal plans to combat the virus at South Africa’s points of entry.
As fears of the deadly coronavirus sweep the globe, panicked members of the public are depending on surgical masks that are coveted, but in short supply and of limited use.
We’ve got another update on the coronavirus. Some health officials in South Africa are preparing for the ‘eventuality’ of the disease – but how safe are we?
New technology donated to Tygerberg Hospital on 23 January 2020 is set to ensure less invasive treatment of TB for children.
Worried about the coronavirus coming to South Africa? According to our medical professionals, they have the situation under control. Here’s why…
(Partner content) Canola Oil has endured various rumours regarding its association with the rape plant and in turn has been seen as the by-product from rapeseed.
According to the 2019 South African Child Gauge Report, child obesity is on the rise in South Africa, making early childhood development crucial.
How to not be ‘that rider’ at your first mountain bike stage race.
The world’s biggest bicycle company is betting on a battery future
Road accidents are the number one cause of death among children and young adults.
Up to 87 new cases of Listeriosis have been recorded in South Africa. How would you know if you have Listeriosis? These are the signs to look out for.
Someone loses their life to suicide, somewhere in the world every 40 seconds.