16.7.2019 03:59 pm
South Africa bears the brunt of the AIDS epidemic, with an estimated 20% of citizens living with the disease.
Deputy President David Mabuza on Tuesday called on South Africans to look to the area of Eshowe in KwaZulu-Natal and replicate its achievements in the battle against HIV and AIDS.
A total of 1,710 nurses are expected to be appointed to hospitals by March 2020, with at least 201 already appointed.
Being taken off breastmilk too early and instead consuming overly diluted milk formulas, rooibos tea, and water results in malnourishment, developmental and growth impairment.
Residents of Midrand West, Elias Motsoaledi, Windsor and Lenasia Extension 2, will now enjoy extended hours of service at their local clinics.
The conditions at RK Khan Hospital continue to be under the spotlight – just, apparently, not a very bright one.
A DA spokesperson last week issued a statement saying the man ‘was refused emergency services’ by the hospital.
Imran Keeka says the party extends its sincere condolences to the Ebrahim family.
Bloom made his comments following Friday’s joint oversight visit to the health centre with MEC Masuku.
The opposition says all the province’s public hospitals are in trouble, but some of them are basically ‘crime scenes’.
The department’s mandate is to serve the public with health services at no cost, said Mpumalanga health MEC Sasekani Manzini.
To practise as a medical professional, it is a prerequisite to pass the SA board examination, convened by the Health Professions Council of SA.
‘The government has failed the poor and vulnerable by subjecting our people to inhumane and degrading healthcare services,’ said the IFP’s Ncamisile Nkwanyana.
In KZN there’s no help for people in emergencies and EMS personnel are being put in danger.
Residents in the province can also start small gardens at most of its clinics, as they have better access to water.