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How small mistakes can lead to death

October 3, 2017
HIV Treatment   News   OurHealth  

MPUMALANGA – A simple question never asked, miscommunication, no communication or a patient’s fear of speaking to a busy nurse are all small issues that can end up becoming life-threatening disasters.

‘Prophet’ accused of rape gets bail

September 20, 2017
OurHealth   Rural Health   Sexual Violence  

LIMPOPO – Pastor Confidence Monyela (32), accused of raping young girls in one-on-one prayer sessions, was granted R12 000 bail by the Lenyenye Magistrate’s Court on Monday.

Community calls for university of agriculture

September 8, 2017
News   OurHealth  

EASTERN CAPE – The nation of AmaMpondo aseMpuma has called on government to revive Lusikisiki College of Education and convert it into an agricultural university.

Township hospice eases burden on state health sector

September 7, 2017
HIV and AIDS   News   OurHealth  

Health Minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi, in a recent radio interview, said medical advancements in the fight against HIV was resulting in fewer deaths attributed to the virus.

Municipality refuses to rebuild demolished houses

September 6, 2017
News   OurHealth  

EASTERN CAPE – The Ingquza Hill Local Municipality is fighting a second high court order instructing it to build new houses for more than 150 residents at New Rest in Lusikisiki.

Centre helps rural grannies to stay healthy

September 5, 2017
News   OurHealth  

LIMPOPO – Over 100 elderly women in rural Limpopo are being well looked after – given healthy food, regular health checks, good exercise and even education classes – thanks to the efforts of a single old age home.

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Psychologists visit school where 9-year old committed suicide

September 4, 2017
News   OurHealth  

A team of psychologists will today (Monday 4 September) be visiting the Khulamlambo Primary School in Mpumalanga after a 9-year-old pupil committed suicide at the school on Friday.