ISAAC says: Asthma is increasing in SA

Asthma death rates in South Africa remain among the highest in the world, according to the 2018 Global Asthma Report. Globally, an estimated 339 million people are affected.

Ambient air pollution stunts airway growth in children

A new study has highlighted the relationship between environmental air pollutants and stunted airway growth in children under the age of 16.

Vaping: the medical debate

E-cigarettes and their health impact continue to be a contentious debate dividing healthcare professionals not just in SA but across the world.

Smoking cessation: what are the options?

Smoking is a deadly habit and most smokers in SA are fully aware of the dangers associated with smoking. This