Which patients are supplements important for?

A multibillion-rand industry across the globe, does anyone really need to take supplements?

Powerful peptides & why your skin needs them at any age

From CBD to crystals, it’s hard to keep up and know what’s worth the hype.

New Year’s resolutions for optimal brain health

Encourage patients to make taking care of their brain a priority in 2022.

Keep allergies and motion sickness at bay

Antihistamines offer relief for acute allergy symptoms and travel sickness.

Join the fight against antimicrobial resistance

Become an Antibiotic Guardian and do your bit to help safeguard the effectiveness of antibiotics for future generations.

Holiday health hazards

Level one lockdown means South Africans will once again be travelling across the county during the December holidays this year.

Higher risk of heart attack on Christmas Eve

The risk was also higher during New Years’ and on Monday mornings, but not during Easter holiday or major sport events.

Diabetes and eyecare: What pharmacists need to know

Eyes are one of the first places where you can become aware of diabetes complications.

5 Myths about men’s health

Whether it’s about snoring, balding, or breast cancer, there’s no shortage of misinformation about men’s health floating around.

4 Festive frustrations

Holidays are supposed to be a time of joy and celebration, but there are several things that can bring spirits down. Fortunately, there are also several things patients can do to treat and prevent them

Children and pain

Because a child’s expression of pain is dependent on their level of cognitive development and sociocultural, pain assessment can be more difficult among children that adults.

Probiotics: new weapons for an old war

What role do probiotics have to play against common viral infections?