A stitch in time saves nine
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A stitch in time saves nine

Zimbabwe’s immunisation rate remains low at 69 percent, although there has been an increase from…

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Malnutrition, the silent killer
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Malnutrition, the silent killer

Poor child feeding practices and poor maternal health are the leading causes to malnutrition and…

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Facing the weight demons
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Facing the weight demons

Shamiso Yikoniko Unhealthy habits such as smoking, alcohol abuse and sticking to high-fat, salt and…

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Doctors,medical aid societies tiff soars
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Doctors,medical aid societies tiff soars

Shamiso Yikoniko Health Reporter MEDICAL doctors are insisting on cash upfront from patients come Friday as…

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Kids plan Father’s Day surprises
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Kids plan Father’s Day surprises

Shamiso Yikoniko In Malachi 4:6, Jehovah says: “(I) will turn the hearts of the fathers…

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More women turn to birth control
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More women turn to birth control

THE uptake of contraception in married and unmarried women has increased 14 and 25 percent…

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No cash upfront for  medical aid card holders
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No cash upfront for medical aid card holders

Shamiso Yikoniko Health Reporter MEDICAL aid card holders will not be required to pay cash…

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5 medical aid societies for SMEs
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5 medical aid societies for SMEs

Shamiso Yikoniko Government has registered five new medical aid societies to cater exclusively for SMEs…

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NCDs: The next health challenge
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NCDs: The next health challenge

It is a known fact that non-communicable diseases (NCDs) have overtaken HIV and Aids in…

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Most Medical Aid Societies operating temporarily
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Most Medical Aid Societies operating temporarily

Shamiso Yikoniko Health Reporter Seventeen medical aid societies are operating on temporary licences as Government…

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More women  die in child birth
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More women die in child birth

Shamiso Yikoniko Resource constraints at some of Zimbabwe’s referral hospitals are taking a toll, with…

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Harare City lacking projects will-power
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Harare City lacking projects will-power

Harare City Council can be best described as ambitious. Very ambitious! 24,098 total views, no views…

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Circumcision drive snips towards target
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Circumcision drive snips towards target

Shamiso Yikoniko Zimbabwe is likely to miss its target to circumcise at least 1,3 million…

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From Siamese twins to one bundle of bliss
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From Siamese twins to one bundle of bliss

Shamiso Yikoniko Zimbabwe celebrated a landmark surgical achievement in April 2014 when a team of…

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HIV-positive woman barred from work
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HIV-positive woman barred from work

Some colleges training students for the hospitality sector, especially food handlers, have allegedly stopped recruitment…

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