As South Africa is celebrating women’s month, Reach For a Dream organisation is celebrating women who are making difference in South African medicine and making a difference in the lives of children with cancer.
Four of the 10 poorest districts in the country are in the Eastern Cape, the bottom two being the province’s OR Tambo and Alfred Nzo.
Almost all residents of Johannesburg, Tshwane and Ekurhuleni have access to piped water, according to the District Health Barometer 2006/7.
HIV and AIDS HIV Prevention HIV Treatment Policy and Legislation Science; Research & Innovations Women's Health
Last Friday, the Department of Health released its long overdue policy revision of the prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission programme (PMTCT). But medical experts say the new policy is still inadequate.