The South African National Blood Service (SANBS) has formed a young, dynamic new board to inject new "blood" into the service...
4 Jun 2018
Organic online retailer, Faithful to Nature has entered into an industry safeguarding partnership with Topic, a consumer-led NPO that uses laboratory testing as well as farm and factory visits to establish whether ingredients are verified and label claims accurate.
12 Aug 2016
The National Children and Violence Trust (NCVT) is a non-profit organisation that supports women and children who have been abused, people who are unemployed, and those living with HIV/AIDS...
7 Mar 2016
JPS Africa has acted as the country office for Jhpiego, an international, non-profit health organisation, affiliated with The Johns Hopkins University, and dedicated to improving the health of women and families...
9 Dec 2015
Gauteng MEC for Health, Qedani Mahlangu, has decided to terminate the services of Life Healthcare Esidimeni, one of the largest public/private hospital partnerships in South Africa...
24 Nov 2015
If she'd still been alive, organ donors across the country would have been preparing to celebrate Jenna Lowe's 21st. Sadly she passed away a few months early - but you can still honour her legacy...
28 Oct 2015
To celebrate women taking better care of themselves, Right to Care, is holding a women's health day at Helen Joseph Hospital in Johannesburg on Thursday 3 September 2015 from 9am-2pm...
27 Aug 2015
Casual Day 2015, sponsored by the Edcon Group, will be celebrated on Friday, 4 September. Last year Casual Day raised a total of R28m with over 2.5 million people who donated via a R10 sticker to persons with disabilities...
8 Jul 2015
Pfizer together with the South African Depression and Anxiety Group (SADAG) are offering South African media the 'Pfizer Mental Health Journalism Awards for 2013/14.
15 Aug 2013
The Cape Quarter will host two giant fundraising book and craft sales this December in aid of HIV/AIDS NGO Wola Nani.
30 Nov 2012
'Tis the season when shopping malls are adorned with frosting upon their windows and sprightly men and women don their short-shorts and take to the streets with glee in their hearts and moustaches upon their lips. Yes, you read that right. In fact, oh my readers, this article finds your dear author with nascent shadows of a budding bush tickling his nose at this very moment, all in the name of spreading awareness for men's health.
Chamendran Naidoo 5 Nov 2012
Now on at Gardens Shopping Centre, Cape Town is a book sale in aid of Western Cape NGO, Wola Nani. On until Sunday 6 June 2012, it offers a selection of quality cult, classic and collectible CDs, DVDs and books for readers of all ages. Facilitating the fund-raising is Well Read Books, a social enterprise.
30 May 2012
An independent jury has selected Mothers Unite from Lavender Hill as the winning entry for the 2012 Deutsche Bank Urban Age Award (DBUAA) Cape Town. Chosen from a pool of 254 entries and a shortlist of eight finalists, the project will receive a prize of R750 000.
23 Apr 2012
It's that time of year when 13 South African's living with cancer are selected and appointed as ambassadors of the Moments in Time for the year ahead.
3 Feb 2012
MSF is opening a new Centre for Obstetrical Emergencies in Kabezi today, in the vast province of Bujumbura Rural (with around 780 000 inhabitants), encircling the country's capital.
11 Jun 2008
Cape Town's Somerset Hospital is asking companies to donate upwards of R50 000 towards new equipment for the hospital.
28 May 2008
MSF is currently providing care for people displaced by xenophobic violence in Johannesburg.
27 May 2008
It is impossible for South Africa to conduct a business as usual approach in the midst of a crisis.
Onyx Marketing 21 May 2008
While the Reach For A Dream Foundation's twentieth anniversary demonstrates the organisation's enduring significance in bringing some light into the lives of sick children, 21-year old Sam Pretorius is testament to its powerful legacy of inspiration – and finding the impetus to overcome seemingly insurmountable obstacles, like life-threatening illnesses.
Reach for a Dream Foundation 26 Mar 2008
Serious concern about the increasing tendency for female genital mutilation (FGM) to be carried out by medical personnel has been expressed by the World Medical Association.
Magda Naude 7 Feb 2008
Widespread confusion among consumers about medical scheme options and plans may now be something of the past.
Magda Naudé 7 Feb 2008