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Drone tech helps boost healthcare supply chains

Health workers serving remote communities in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) must often undertake a six-day return journey to collect vaccines...

22 Sep 2020

Walmart to trial drone deliveries of health and wellness products

Walmart is partnering with Zipline to launch a drone delivery operation in the U.S. Initially, the service will make on-demand deliveries of select health and wellness products...

14 Sep 2020

3 accelerators to Covid-19 response

Covid19 has challenged every industry - especially healthcare - to think differently, rely on data, target action and rapidly trial new models of care and technology in the race to save lives and preserve health...

8 Sep 2020

Soft target - healthcare industry must prepare for the next wave of cyberattacks

While healthcare providers must accelerate their digital health maturity as it directly improves operational efficiencies, quality of patient care and improves protection of personal and sensitive information, it also provides a greater platform and risk for cyberattacks...

3 Sep 2020

Three strategies to streamline healthcare in SA

Most people have heard stories about inefficiencies, unexpected costs or redundant re-testing while visiting medical facilities across the globe...

By Kumar Utpal 13 Aug 2020

Different types of pigmentation and how to treat it

Darker skin types are more prone to pigmentation. Couple that with the harshness of the South African sun and you can see why it's a big concern for many of our patients at Skin Renewal...

By Dr Lestonn Lawn, Issued by Renewal Institute 5 Aug 2020

Collaboration addresses the challenges of Covid-19

"Collaboration between all the stakeholders is the cornerstone of tackling the coronavirus pandemic," this according to Lee Callakoppen, principal officer of Bonitas Medical Fund...

Issued by Bonitas 3 Aug 2020

The Covid-19 chatbot that saved lives

In the days following South Africa's first case of Covid-19, Praekelt.org was busy using WhatsApp for good, building the Covid-19 chatbot using their social impact product Turn...

Issued by Praekelt 3 Aug 2020

New technologies mean states must reconsider what 'reproductive rights' are

A number of technological advances have revolutionised human reproduction in the past few decades. One example is in vitro fertilisation (IVF), the process of fertilising a woman's eggs with a man's sperm in the laboratory...

By Bonginkosi Shozi 23 Jul 2020

South Africans embrace digital medical consultations

Borderless Access brings you findings from 10 countries on how modes of medical consultation have and will continue to change, post-lockdown...

Issued by Borderless Access 7 Jul 2020

Earn your SkinBucks with Skin Renewal's Radiant Loyalty Programme

As the Renewal Institute has re-opened all 16 branches following the ease of the nationwide lockdown restrictions, we are providing our patients with the full-service offering that includes doctor and therapist treatments across skin, body, health, sleep and brain renewal once again...

By Dr. Maureen Allem, Issued by Renewal Institute 2 Jul 2020

NWU engineers walk away with international award for tackling Covid-19

An initiative from the Faculty of Engineering at the North-West University (NWU) was recently honoured with an international award from the Covid-19 Innovation Challenge of the United Nations (UN) Africa Innovation and Investment Forum 2020...

Issued by North-West University (NWU) 23 Jun 2020

Want a healthy bottom line? Keep reinventing your brand!

In today's changing world it's imperative that a brand, even if it's on top, continually keeps pace with change and reinvents itself to cater for changing customer needs. Here, Cingulate Marketing and Advertising shares three ways to ensure your healthcare brand does just that...

Issued by Cingulate 17 Jun 2020

Challenger Type - The Dramatic Disruptor

Breaking through by changing behaviour...

Issued by eatbigfish 1 Jun 2020

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