The Self-Medication Manufacturers Association of South Africa explains the dangers of counterfeit medication and what consumers can do to identify them.
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As our country commemorates Women’s Day, SAMA has highlighted the progress made with introducing girls into the field of medicine.
Dr Thomas Kowallik from Novartis explains why Women’s Month is an ideal time for South African women to take note of their right to good health.
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 WHO has warned that the rising levels of resistance to HIV drugs could undermine promising progress against the global fight against the HIV epidemic.
During the 29th African Union Summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia African heads of state endorsed two major new initiatives to help end AIDS by 2030.
A report released by the International Working Group on Financing Preparedness (IWG) shows that most countries are not adequately prepared for a pandemic.
Annemarie Blackmore from Pharma Dynamics explains how vaccinating your child is paramount in the on-going fight against antibiotic-resistant superbugs.
GE Healthcare has partnered with the Ghana Ministry of Health and Bouygues Batimat International to overhaul the Greater Ridge Regional Hospital in Ghana.
The CEO and Country President of Novartis South Africa explains how unhealthy habits, such as excessive salt intake, are responsible for hypertension.
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.