Drug abuse not only involves the misuse of illegal drugs, it also includes the abuse of legal substances such as alcohol and some medications.
Philips' second annual Future Health Index reveals that South Africa’s perceptions of the current health system does not align with the realities.
Future trends will be driven by access to Big Data, to shape new models of care in driving innovative, affordable and accessible services.
Convincing governments to invest in preventative care rather than treating non-communicable diseases could result in significant savings.
Acting Principal Officer of Bonitas, Gerhard Van Emmenis, talks about Demarcation Regulations, what they mean and the future impact for policyholders.
The African Healthcare Federation has proposed a new PPP strategy for the continent, to be phased in in three stages.
A survey conducted by Pharma Dynamics has revealed that almost half of South Africans take a daily health supplement to boost their immunity.
As attacks like WannaCry become more frequent and gain scale, cyber insurance promises to be the next big blockbuster in the insurance industry.
The rise in global healthcare costs is driving a shift to a value-based model driven by integrated collaborative care teams.
Annemarie Blackmore from Pharma Dynamics explains how vaccinating your child is paramount in the on-going fight against antibiotic-resistant superbugs.
The CEO and Country President of Novartis South Africa explains how unhealthy habits, such as excessive salt intake, are responsible for hypertension.