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Claims against Limpopo health department spike

June 19, 2019
OurHealth  

Medical negligence claims brought against the health department increased from 179 to a staggering 813 in two years. Health-e chats to two women considering legal action.

Officials vow to keep an eye on initiates

June 11, 2019
OurHealth  

Limpopo health officials will be monitoring initiation schools to ensure that there is complete compliance as the winter initiation school season begins.

Tshilidzini Hospital should be an example to others

June 4, 2019
OurHealth  

With a tight deadline of 100 days, the new management team at Tshilidzini Hospital have started to turn the tide from barely working to functional.

Community heroes help stamp out stunting

June 4, 2019
OurHealth  

Community Health Workers trained to help stamp out stunting in rural areas in a campaign that seeks to galvanise South Africa towards achieving zero stunting by 2030.

Good Samaritan offers support for orphans

May 29, 2019
News  

A Vhembe man has identified 50 orphans from villages in that area that he will provide with school uniforms, food, and career guidance.

Relief as needle is removed from a woman’s hand

May 27, 2019
News  

A mother who lived with a needle in her hand for three months is relieved after a surgery that was postponed six times finally gets underway.

Doctor’s secrets to a healthy and long life

May 21, 2019
OurHealth  

This rural doctor is used to writing scripts for medication, but he has now written a manuscript.