Sooner or later South Africa will follow the lead of countries like the US and UK where laws governing e-cigarettes are more in line with that governing traditional cigarettes. Yet, the ‘fight’ against e-cigarettes should be cautiously approached, argues Dr Jack van Zyl, senior medical adviser ... Read More »
Excitement is building for the 2016 FIA Awards gala dinner which will be held at the Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg this Thursday, 2nd June 2016. The event hall is fully booked and more than 1000 industry stakeholders will stream into the centre for the evening’s proceedings.
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Novo Nordisk brings cutting edge advancements to South African healthcare professionals
Diabetes is a global epidemic
Diabetes is one of the largest global health emergencies of the 21st century. 1 1p12 Worldwide, it is a leading cause of cardiovascular disease (heart attacks and stroke), ... Read More »
GEMS further improves services to remote regions of SA
In a bid to further enhance the accessibility of its services to its members, the Government Employees Medical Scheme (GEMS) is establishing a number of special client liaison offices (CLOs) throughout South Africa (SA), particularly ... Read More »
Minimally invasive procedure “an important new treatment option”
A cutting-edge procedure to treat the symptoms associated with a severely enlarged prostate, a common medical condition that negatively impacts the quality of life of thousands of older men, is being introduced ... Read More »
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