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Mpact expands face shield range - adults, kids, hardhat shields and respiratory masks
Mpact expands face shield range - adults, kids, hardhat shields and respiratory masks

The safety of our communities is a top priority for us at Mpact. We have further expanded our face shield range and will be launching a respiratory mask during the course of June; ready for the re-opening of the many industries under lock down level three...

Issued by Mpact Plastics 10 hours ago

Latest accreditations awarded to healthcare facilities by COHSASA
Latest accreditations awarded to healthcare facilities by COHSASA

The first Life Healthcare hospital in South Africa, the Kingsbury Hospital in Claremont, Cape Town, has been accredited for two years by the Council for Health Service Accreditation of Southern Africa (COHSASA)...

Issued by COHSASA 2 days ago

Making sense of the numbers - cases, co-morbidities and costs
Making sense of the numbers - cases, co-morbidities and costs

As the number of Covid-19 infections moves over 21,000, both public and private healthcare is going to be under constant pressure...

Issued by Bonitas 3 days ago

Lifestyle diseases and coronavirus
Lifestyle diseases and coronavirus

As the number of Covid-19 infections moves over 16,000, the health minister, Zweli Mkhize, has expressed concern about the huge risk group of South Africans suffering from high blood pressure, diabetes and obesity. In other words, comorbidities...

Issued by Bonitas 19 May 2020

If you've had it with food intolerance, raise a finger
If you've had it with food intolerance, raise a finger

A new test provides 222 reasons to test for food intolerances...

Issued by OptiWay 18 May 2020

SA to breathe easier with landmark OBEL Respiclear range
SA to breathe easier with landmark OBEL Respiclear range

Local specialist brand-building distributor, Acdoco SA is soon to offer yet another pharmaceutical first in South Africa, this time an affordable, locally manufactured, nature-inspired highly-effective decongestant range...

Issued by ACDOCO SA 12 May 2020

Everyday heroes, we salute you!
Everyday heroes, we salute you!

The world as we know it has changed. Covid-19 has had a profound effect on our country and its people. During lockdown thousands of essential services personnel have been at the frontline of activities critical to saving lives and others are keeping our country running...

Issued by Bonitas 7 May 2020

Grandparents with dementia: helping kids engage with kindness and care
Grandparents with dementia: helping kids engage with kindness and care

How can you support your children's understanding and their gentle interaction with grandparents who may be experiencing cognitive decline and memory gaps? Claudia Andrews, an occupational therapist at Livewell, says children are usually very adaptable and remarkably able to cope with the changes introduced by dementia...

Issued by Livewell 7 May 2020

Pop-up pediatric Covid-19 unit opens in Paarl
Pop-up pediatric Covid-19 unit opens in Paarl

Thirty-nine days into South Africa's national lockdown, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, and South Africans are showing their resilience and ability to pull together as a community in new ways...

Issued by Jenny Griesel Communications 5 May 2020

Achieving mental wellbeing during Covid-19
Achieving mental wellbeing during Covid-19

As part of Saica's Leadership in a time of crisis webinar series, clinical psychologist Navlika Ratangee spoke about how to achieve mental wellbeing during the Covid-19 crisis...

Issued by SAICA 4 May 2020

Cipla and partners launch 'The Lockline' because laughter can be the best medicine
Cipla and partners launch 'The Lockline' because laughter can be the best medicine

Many South Africans were hoping to wake up on 1 May 2020 to the end of the nationwide lockdown. Instead, they may decide to do a little morning exercise before 9am and then catch a new short-form comedy show called The Lockline, a collaboration between Cipla, Both Worlds Pictures and some of South Africa's top comedians...

Issued by Cipla 4 May 2020

Good nutrition, a priority during Covid-19
Good nutrition, a priority during Covid-19

The global pandemic has stripped daily life down to the essentials, and we find ourselves under lockdown restrictions with our thoughts and actions around food set in a very different context to anything we have known before...

Issued by Association for Dietetics in South Africa 29 Apr 2020

KardioMD Telehealth - medical help in your hands
KardioMD Telehealth - medical help in your hands

In light of social distancing, patients are seeking alternative solutions to interacting with their doctors...

Issued by Cipla 29 Apr 2020

The Sponsors of Brave campaign - 7th nominee - Doctor Hugo Tempelman
The Sponsors of Brave campaign - 7th nominee - Doctor Hugo Tempelman

Through his clinic, Ndlovu Care Group, Hugo is known in the area as a generous and compassionate pillar of hope and strength...

Issued by The SpaceStation 29 Apr 2020

It will all come out in the wash
It will all come out in the wash

How to make sure your laundry is Covid-free...

Issued by Adverb 22 Apr 2020

Sha'p Left to help scale up Covid-19 testing
Sha'p Left to help scale up Covid-19 testing

To support the government's objective of increased testing to help contain the Covid-19 outbreak effectively, the Cipla Foundation in partnership with the Western Cape Government Health Department, has rolled out four screening and testing units in the Overberg district...

Issued by Cipla 20 Apr 2020

Laughter is the best medicine with Cipla
Laughter is the best medicine with Cipla

Because laughter is the best medicine, Cipla has partnered with renowned comedian Tumi Morake for some light-hearted relief during the lockdown...

Issued by Cipla 14 Apr 2020

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