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Renowned Pretoria hand surgeon receives international award

Renowned South African hand surgeon, Professor Ulrich Mennen was honoured with the prestigious Pioneer of Hand Surgery award at the 14th Triennial Congress of the International Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand (IFSSH) held in Berlin, Germany.

The burden of diagnostic errors in primary care

Diagnosis is one of the most important tasks performed by primary care physicians. It is also a challenging task in primary healthcare, which is the entry point into the care seeking sequence.

iNova’s Sinopol targets PCOS symptoms

A new supplement containing a unique combination of ingredients which may help with hormonal and metabolic imbalances linked to insulin resistance and reproductive health in women with polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is now available in South Africa.

Medical technology industry welcomes tabling of NHI Bill

The SA Medical Technology Industry Association (SAMED) welcomed the release of the National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill and expressed commitment to continued engagement in the process of NHI policy development and implementation and collaboration with the Department of Health.

POPI 101

When you think about PoPI, what you should really be thinking about is your reputation, and the understanding that your responsibility for personal information goes well beyond what you think it might be.

HPCSA hosts first national conference in 2019

The Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) is hosting its first-ever National Conference from 18 – 20 August 2019 at the Emperors Palace, Kempton Park, Gauteng.