Women who are attracted to women are more at risk of obesity while gay men tend to be underweight, according to breaking research from the United Kingdom (UK) suggesting experiencing stigma is to blame.
Packaged food that is high in salt, sugar and fat may soon have to carry warning labels, according to a top health official.
The founder of Tembisa’s only care facility for children with disabilities is confused after land promised to them by the president has not materialised.
NORTHERN CAPE – Kuruman Clinic, a primary care public health facility, has been short of patient files for six months.
Think that red-nosed jokers belong only in the circus? Are painted faces the stuff of your nightmares? Enter the medical clown – a new profession that is literally giving life to the old saying “laughter is the best form of medicine”.
Measles outbreaks are devastating countries across the globe, linked to a massive drop in vaccination rates. The World Health Organisation has raised the alarm and ranked ‘vaccine hesitancy’ as one of the top 10 threats to public health everywhere. Is South Africa immune? HEALTH-E NEWS’ Amy Green reports.