Health

2 years ago | February 26, 2017

Rheumatic heart disease

Andrew Phillip Cowell RHEUMATIC heart disease is a “. . . cardiac inflammation and scarring triggered by an autoimmune ...

Floods hit terminally ill

Robin Muchetu, Senior Reporter ALICE Matshazi (not her real name) from Sipepa in Tsholotsho District is living with HIV ...

2 years ago | February 19, 2017

Endometriosis and infertility

ONE of the symptoms of endometriosis is infertility. Some women may not experience a lot of pain but struggle to ...

Penicillin injections, strep infections (including strep throat)

Andrew Phillip Cowell WE all value our health, but the fact is, we all get sick from time to time. When we get sick, ...

2 years ago | February 12, 2017

Diarrhoea kills 52 39 766 cases recorded in January

Tinomuda Chakanyuka, Senior Reporter SEVENTEEN people, among them three children under the age of five, died of common ...

Hwange sewer systems to run on solar

Fairness Moyana, Hwange Correspondent HWANGE Local Board will next month start running its sewer systems on solar energy ...

Endometriosis and its impact on relationships

OVER the past weeks I have written about endometriosis and some of its physical aspects. Endometriosis affects so many ...

How to treat teeth from sweet consumption

Fillings GREETINGS to all the frequent Health Care column readers as Valentine’s Day approaches, I would like wish ...

2 years ago | February 5, 2017

Nurse shortage hits council clinics

Robin Muchetu, Senior Reporter BULAWAYO City Council-run clinics are facing a shortage of 124 nurses, a situation that ...

Free medical services for underprivileged at Corporate 24

Roberta Katunga, Senior Reporter HOSPITAL group, Corporate 24, is partnering with Indian hospital group Satguru Partap ...

Home Remedies for Endometriosis

HI again! It’s great to write another article for you. It has been a really good ride and I am also learning through ...

Zim men shun vasectomy

Tinomuda Chakanyuka, Sunday News Reporter MEN in Zimbabwe are reluctant to take up vasectomy, a permanent contraception ...

Council clinics to offer VMMC

Robin Muchetu, Senior Reporter POPULATION Services International Zimbabwe has come up with a proposal to ensure the ...

2 years ago | January 29, 2017

Zim to benefit from India health sector

Robin Muchetu, Senior Reporter ZIMBABWE’s health sector is likely to benefit from India’s medical experts who want to ...