Health

5 years ago | June 21, 2014

Cancer Prevention Better Than Cure

HEALTH experts have expressed concern over the increase in the number of cancer-related deaths and have urged the public ...

New Financing Model for Cancers and other NCDs

GOVERNMENT is set to launch a new locally funded financing model for cancers and other Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) ...

5 years ago | June 8, 2014

Shortage of midwives affects Govt health institutions

Sharon Kavhu Government hospitals and clinics have been hit by a serious shortage of midwives in a development that has ...

5 years ago | May 4, 2014

Bypassing hospital referral system increasing MMR

Sunday Mail Reporter The breakdown of Zimbabwe’s health referral system is negatively impacting efforts to reduce the ...

Recipe: Delicious Seasonal Salad

Try this delicious salad which is affordable and can be made using locally available ingredients. You Will Need: 1/2 ...

Nursing director in examination scandal

Brian Chitemba Investigations Editor The Director of Nursing Services in the Ministry of Health and Child Care, Ms ...

5 years ago | April 6, 2014

Two stinging blows to HIV nemesis

Sharon Kavhu The deaths dropped from 170 000 in 2003 to 60 000 last year, marking a major decline of at least 64,7 ...

New drug for HIV+ women

HIV-positive mothers and TB patients are set to access the new anti-retroviral therapy (Art) fixed-dose combination for ...

5 years ago | March 29, 2014

‘More specialist clinics on the way’

The local medical services industry is considered to be still in its infancy, but of late there has been increased ...

HIV+ ex-convicts conquer arts industry

The Mighty Women of Hope Support Organisation does not only economically empower former convicts, it also helps the ...

5 years ago | February 25, 2014

Water-borne diseases on the rise

Sharon Kavhu Over 560 people in Zimbabwe died last year from water-borne diseases while 590 753 others contracted the ...

5 years ago | February 9, 2014

Health delivery system requires redress

Enacy Mapakamwe The death of popular ZTV presenter Tendai Chitsinde during childbirth last week represents the epitome ...

Of HIV and border towns

Edwin Mwase Living or passing through a border town can evoke different emotions in different people. To refugees ...

A plus for Zim’s health system

Harmony Agere “In the realm of using education as the ultimate tool for our socio-economic transformation, deliberations ...