What Elephants Teach Us About Cancer Prevention

Every time a cell divides, there is a chance for a mutation (mistake) to occur in the DNA - the substance that carries genetic...

This Week on Carte Blanche: Fish Poaching in Hangberg and Prescribed...

This week's episode of Carte Blanche, screened on Sunday in South Africa, is available to South Africans abroad from Tuesday 25th September 2018 -...
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African Stillbirth Tragedy – More Than 160 Years to Catch Up

It will take 160 years before a baby in Africa has as much chance of being born alive as a baby in a high-income country,...

Behind The Scenes Of The World’s First Heart Transplant, 50 Years...

Today, 50 years ago, Professor Chris Barnard did the seemingly impossible: he successfully performed the world’s first human heart transplant. Tonight South African current...

International Rare Disease Day – 28 February 2019

The countdown to International Rare Disease Day 2019 has officially begun. Taking place on 28 February, the 12th edition of the annual event will...

Bill Gates Inspired by SA, Ramaphosa Warns of Alarming HIV Spike...

World Aids Day has been commemorated around the world, with Prince Harry and pop star Rihanna taking HIV tests in Barbados (see below); Bill...
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Motsoaledi Expects ‘Hurricane of Protest’ at Health Insurance Unveiling

South African Health Minister, Aaron Motsoaledi says he is expecting a "hurricane of protest" when he unveils the National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill and...

Ground Breaking South African Surgery Helps a Man Regain His Hearing

The 13th of March 2019 may have been an ordinary day for most but not for a 35-year-old male patient, who had previously lost...

The Key to Inner Calm and Dynamic Action

Meditation Meditation is not about stopping your thoughts and sitting in silence. The mind is always active, producing thoughts and feelings constantly. Meditation is about watching...

Ekurhuleni Rolls Out Emergency Measles Vaccinations for Kids Following Outbreak

PRETORIA - In response to the recent measles outbreak - confirmed by Gauteng Health MEC Gwen Ramokgopa - the City of Ekurhuleni has rolled...

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