Stats SA, together with SAMRC, has initiated the South Africa Demographic and Health Survey 2016 (SADHS 2016) on behalf of the NDoH.
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Korean researchers have created a wearable patch that allows diabetic patients to accurately monitor their blood sugar levels using human sweat.
The HIVSA Anova Health Family Wellness Day aims to normalise HIV and HIV testing and counselling and encourage more South Africans to get tested.
Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa has teamed up with World Vision South Africa to improve access to quality healthcare in the Eastern Cape.
Researchers are using Fitbit in 21 clinical trials to focus on a wide range of health conditions, including diabetes, cancer, cystic fibrosis and arthritis.
A new mHealth app aimed specifically at pregnant teens will be linked to the Department of Health’s MomConnect platform.
A partnership between Samsung Electronics SA and the Health Foundation is helping the Western Cape DoH improve the delivery of healthcare services.
Merck has launched the Diabetes Online Risk Assessment (DORA) programme that supports diabetes patients through screening, diagnosis and treatment.
The NHS in the UK has partnered with a number of global eHealth leaders to test the use of eHealth technology in remote patient monitoring.
Medtronic is developing an app that will use IBM Watson’s cognitive computing power to help diabetics detect hypoglycaemia events before they occur.
Researchers have developed a system to treat Type I diabetes automatically without the need for needles and finger pricks, using a smartphone.