The CEO and Country President of Novartis South Africa explains how unhealthy habits, such as excessive salt intake, are responsible for hypertension.
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Head of Marketing at Cipla SA explains how incorrect use of inhalers and non-adherence to treatment are major contributors to poor levels of asthma control.
The WHO has published the Fourth Report on neglected tropical diseases (NTDs), showing transformational progress in efforts to control and eliminate NTDs.
To commemorate World Health Day Prof Lourens Schlebusch discusses the worrying increase in adolescent depression and suicide attempts.
BGM Pharma has entered into a partnership with the NECSA and UCT to bring about a breakthrough in cancer diagnosis and treatment innovation to market.
SA’s overcrowded prisons have become breeding grounds for TB, putting thousands of inmates and people who work at the DCS at risk.
Merck is empowering infertile women in Africa by improving access to information, health, change of mind-set and economic empowerment.
World Hearing Day aims to draw attention to hearing loss, its economic impact and the cost-effectiveness of interventions to address it.
Heads of State from across Africa have endorsed the Addis Declaration on Immunisation to ensure that everyone receives the full benefits of immunisation.
WHO has developed a data portal that can be used to track the progress towards universal health coverage (UHC) around the world.
Coordinator and Director at HIFA, Dr Neil Pakenham-Walsh, talks about his organisation’s vision of enabling universal access to healthcare information.