Health

6 months ago | August 29, 2018

NMB posts improved H1 interims

Tawanda Musarurwa HARARE – NMB Holdings recorded a profit before tax of $11, 7 million for the half-year ended ...

6 months ago | August 20, 2018

Why South Africa needs to discipline the private healthcare industry

Steven Friedman If a service is provided by a company rather than government, this does not automatically mean a market ...

1 year ago | January 5, 2018

Medicinal trees of the grasslands

To the average African people, medicine means far more than the drug to cure a disease; it also means the poison to kill ...

1 year ago | January 4, 2018

Medicinal trees of the grasslands

To the average African people, medicine means far more than the drug to cure a disease; it also means the poison to kill ...

1 year ago | November 3, 2017

Rheumatic heart disease

Dr N. T. Munyandu, Specialist Physician Definition Rheumatic heart disease is cardiac inflammation and scarring ...

1 year ago | October 27, 2017

NSSA in costly Boob…Authority moves to avoid $600 000 ...

Business Writers The National Social Security Authority has obtained a stay of execution in the case where a former ...

Cervical cancer screening

Dr Fungisai Hove (MBChB, MMed Obstetrics and Gynaecology, ITP-SRHR).Dr Fungisai Hove (MBChB, MMed Obstetrics and ...

At par with the calories

Mugove Chigada It’s a Wednesday evening at Chapman Golf Club. An engineer, doctor and two business executives chat long ...

Love winter? Then you’ll love London!

Steeped in history, England’s capital is a winter paradise for shoppers and sightseers. There is no better time to visit ...

1 year ago | October 20, 2017

Sadc convention necessitates IPEC to regulate medical aid societies

Tawanda Musarurwa The Insurance and Pensions Commission (IPEC) could win its argument to regulate all medical aid ...

1 year ago | October 13, 2017

Management of HIV treatment failure (Part 2)

Dr Gerard Kadzirange Specialist Physician In part one of this article we defined virologic failure as a virus load above ...

Follet-Smith wins HIV/Cancer golf tourney

Mugove Chigada Only the brave put their money on a debutant. Golf expert Ian Richards was bold about the Augusta visit ...

1 year ago | October 6, 2017

Management of HIV treatment failure

Health Correspondent In 2016 it was estimated that Zimbabwe had 1,3 million people living with HIV infection. During ...

1 year ago | September 29, 2017

Ferreira to defend title at HIV, cancer tourney

Mugove Chigada Stephen Ferreira faces a big test at the NAC HIV and Cancer Prevention Drive Pro-Am Golf ...

Diabetes, heart disease and stroke

Dr. J. C. Mangwiro Consultant Specialist Physician, ZDA President MMED (UZ) MSC Diabetes (CARDIFF UNIVERSITY,UK) FCP ...

Diabetes, heart disease and stroke

Dr. J. C. Mangwiro Consultant Specialist Physician, ZDA President MMED (UZ) MSC Diabetes (CARDIFF UNIVERSITY,UK) FCP ...

1 year ago | September 15, 2017

Diabetes is the leading cause of blindness

Dr J. C. Mangwiro MMEd (UZ), MSc Diabetes Specialist Cardiff University (UK), FCP (ECSA)

1 year ago | September 8, 2017

Colon cancer: Western-type diet to blame

Dr Israel Dube MBChB, MMed (Surgery), FCS (ECSA) The colon, also called the large intestine is the last part of the ...

1 year ago | September 1, 2017

What causes diabetes?

Dr J. C. Mangwiro MMED (UZ) MSC Diabetes (Cardiff University, UK), FCP (ECSA)

1 year ago | August 25, 2017

Burns: Devastating, but preventable injury

Mr M. C Wazara Specialist General Surgeon The skin of a human being is the largest organ in the body. It has many ...