The scheme is aimed at the millions of South Africans in formal employment who cannot afford traditional medical scheme cover.
The 94-year-old Queen Elizabeth II is said to be a believer in constant physical activity and spends hours on her feet. Many want to know her secret.
World Stroke Day is observed on 29 October in order to raise awareness of the prevention and treatment of strokes.
Shortly after Angelo Agrizzi’s lawyer said his client’s condition was not improving, he suffered a heart attack.
Global Handwashing Day 2020: Marking this important day also serves as a call for all South Africans to wash their hands regularly.
The World Heart Federation is calling on people to #UseHeart to beat cardiovascular disease and make healthier choices.
As of the 1 October we can take to the skies once again and enjoy an array of post-COVID adventures. But travel is not how it used to be.
Nehawu marched to the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Thursday 3 September to hand over a list of demands for healthcare workers.
The biggest union in the public health sector is threatening to completely withdraw its labour on 10 September should government fail to adhere to their demands
Eastern Cape healthcare workers marched to the health department to demand better wages, more PPE protection and permanent contracts.
Health Minister Zweli Mkhize and Cuba’s ambassador to South Africa, Radolfo Benitez Verson are expected to give an update on the deployment of more than 200 doctors who were roped in to help the country in its battle against the coronavirus.
More than 400 healthcare workers in the country have succumbed to COVID-19
President Cyril Ramaphosa has said after a rapid rise in infections over the last two months, the daily increase in infections appears to be stabilising, particularly in the Western Cape, Gauteng and Eastern Cape
The United Democratic Movement Youth Vanguard (UDMYV) said the NCCC should go back to the drawing board regarding its lockdown regulations.
Due to a cyber attack, the Life Healthcare Group’s hospitals and administrative offices have had to switch over to manual processing systems.
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A man from England recently went viral after he created the ‘cuddle curtain’ in order to hug his grandmother and protect her from possible infection.
Children are suffering increasingly from preventable infectious diseases, including TB and measles, due to missed vaccinations.
Despite the country’s testing preparation due to previous work with HIV and TB, some healthcare workers believe we are reaching the limit.
A study published by UCT researchers in partnership with international academic colleagues has warned that a crippling backlog will amass.
Qatar Airways, one of the world’s leading airlines, is giving away free flight tickets to healthcare professionals.
The DA’s Health MEC has said that nurses are going above and beyond to protect the lives of South Africans during the pandemic.
In a period of isolation and amidst a pandemic, this year’s celebration of Nurses Day is even more significant.
A non-profit organisation has been ‘keeping the dream alive’ for various children from townships in Cape Town with their virtual violin lessons.