An oral swab analysis can diagnose pulmonary TB in adults, giving hope that it could successfully diagnose TB in children as well.
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Health Ministers from across the SADC region are attending an annual meeting to discuss key healthcare issues affecting SADC member states.
New technology that could allow healthcare workers to remotely monitor whether their patients are adhering to their TB medication has been unveiled.
The third and final WC DoH Public Private Health Forum of the year focused on leveraging ICT as an enabler for communications in the healthcare setting.
SA’s management of HIV can be attributed to a strong legislative and policy environment that has kept up to date with evidence-based developments.
The Postgraduate Diploma in TB-HIV Management provides healthcare practitioners at primary healthcare facilities with a comprehensive knowledge of TB/HIV.
Nuclear medicine is underutilised in South Africa despite its potential to improve health outcomes and reduce medical costs.
The National Department of Health (NDoH) is initiating the 2017 TB Prevalence Survey to determine the true burden of the disease in the country.
Madichaba Phuti Chelopo talks about her interest in Pharmaceutical Chemistry and being chosen to attend the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting for chemistry.
A Zimbabwean MSF Nurse and Researcher has been awarded an HIV/TB Research Prize for her research on the life-saving tuberculosis (TB) test kit.
The use of biologics and biosimilars can make a huge difference to South Africans living with non-communicable diseases (NCDs).