Webinar replay: The benefits of plant-based nutrition

Dietician Heather Harmsen discusses:    What is a plant-based diet?​  Plant-based diet and health outcomes​  What are key nutrients considerations?​  Environmental impact​  Practical applications. ​  Plant

Evolving metastatic breast cancer management CPD webinar

The top five cancers affecting women in South Africa include: breast, cervical, colorectal, uterine and lung cancer, according to statistics

Allergic rhinitis complexities

According to the latest data from The Real Pollen Count (https://pollencount.co.za/) website, Johannesburg and Kimberley residents currently have a moderate

Vaccine-associated allergies in the time of Covid-19 webinar replay

Prof Jonathan Peter is Head of The Allergy and Immunology Unit, as well as being Head of the Division of Allergology and

The essentials of running a healthcare practice

The infographic illustrates the typical critical business processes in healthcare practices. Within each of the diagram segments, eg appointments, numerous tasks are

Causes & treatment of vertigo

Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV): This occurs when tiny calcium particles (canaliths) clump up in canals of the inner ear. The

Targeted opportunities help tackle youth unemployment

Over 1 100 youth aspiring to become nurses or pharmacist’s assistants, among other career opportunities offered, have enrolled on Netcare’s Youth Employment Service (YES) programme.

Caring for the skin around the eyes

The sensitive skin around the eyes requires different care to the rest of the face.

Antioxidants boost the immune system

Clinical trials have found that antioxidant supplementation can significantly improve certain immune responses.

Who catches and transmits flu in SA & vaccination implications

“We aimed to evaluate the community burden and transmission of influenza in a rural and an urban setting in SA,”

Winter allergies & treatment

Winter carries several risk factors for an exacerbation in respiratory allergies.

Myth-busting: common cold

Although the cold is common and usually self-limiting, it can be confused with other more serious conditions.