KWA-ZULU NATAL – Right to Care, together with the Bhekuzulu Self-sustaining Project and the Mpilonhle Sanctuary Organization are working together to offer patients a one-stop shop where they can have all their chronic conditions seen to in a single visit.
An ambitious new Global Malaria Action Plan aimed at reducing the number of malaria deaths to near zero by 2015 was revealed in New York yesterday (Thursday) with world leaders committing nearly US$3-billion to ensure it succeeds.
New Health Minister Barbara Hogan and deputy Dr Molefi Sefularo are renowned for hard work and integrity
Health minister Dr Manto Tshabalala-Msimang has declared herself generally ‘quite happy’ with the performance of the 31 health facilities assessed in a rapid appraisal exercise to measure the ‘Core Standards for Health Facilities in South Africa’.
Patients with tuberculosis and HIV are twice as likely to survive if they are treated for both conditions at the same time, than those who are first treated for TB.