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.
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.
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.
The basic philosophy of modern medicine is characterised by the biomedical approach to health and disease. This is a reductionistic approach according to which man’s body can be understood completely in terms of the arrangement and functioning of its parts.
FIDSSA is an amalgamation of South African infectious disease societies, formed to contribute to a more integrated approach towards infectious diseases in Southern Africa. Its 2019 Congress will be held at the Indaba Hotel in Fourways, Johannesburg.
Africa’s premier heart conference provides a platform for scientists, practitioners, advocates and policy-makers to come together to mobilise the cardiovascular community to reduce the burden of CVD.