Health & Medicine

January 03, 2017: A recent forecast report focusing on the Ovarian Cancer Market has been added to the wide portfolio of Market Research Hub (MRH). It is entitled as, “Ovarian Cancer - Pipeline Review, H2 2016”. Latest Pharmaceutical and Healthcare disease pipeline guide Ovarian Cancer Pipeline Review, H2 2016, provides…
Medical scheme costs are fast outstripping affordability with members under pressure to meet increases ranging between 10-15% depending on their benefit plan as of 1 January 2017. Medical scheme increases over the past two decades have shown a steep hyper-inflationary trend, while in many instances levels of cover have reduced in…
With the help of a simple FREE app, South Africans can now choose healthier meals when eating out, AND be rewarded for it.  Leading nutritional solutions company, CHOW offers a restaurant programme available in over 300 restaurant outlets nationwide, that makes choosing healthier meals easy for consumers, this festive season.…
Thursday, 01 December 2016 13:36

Remembering the children

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World AIDS Day will be celebrated this Thursday, 1 December 2016. UNAIDS has declared the theme ‘Hands up for #HIVprevention’ in response to the results of the Prevention Gap Report which shows high levels of new HIV infections every year.   At the end of 2015, there were approximately 2.6…
Imagine a world where every patient’s prescription is tailor-made just for him or her. Where they get a daily tailored 18mg dose of a specific drug they require, instead of only the 25mg that’s commercially available. Before pharmaceutical manufacturers started producing drugs in mass quantities, compounding was the standard means…
Thursday, 24 November 2016 12:24

Eating Plans: Eat Well and Live Better

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Do you want to adopt a healthy lifestyle? Are you trying to lose weight? According to fitness experts, the reason behind a healthy and fit body is 95% nutrition and 5% exercise. Nutritious diet is the foundation of healthy lifestyle. Keeping a track of what to eat and what not…
Tuesday, 22 November 2016 10:22

MST changing Lives, one pair of glasses at a time

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For most of us, being visually impaired means going to an optometrist and having the correct glasses prescribed. Unfortunately, thousands of people in South Africa, and millions globally, do not have access to these services due to a lack of funds or services in their areas. Despite the fact that…
Tuesday, 22 November 2016 10:22

MSH improves lives at Wemmershoek Primary

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Mobile Schools Health (MSH), a subsidiary of Mobile Specialised Technologies (MST), had the privilege of delivering glasses to two children who were examined at our recent visit to the Vrede en Lust Wine Estate in Franschhoek for the Young Presidents’ Organisation (YPO) Gold education event. During this event, MSH worked…
Friday, 18 November 2016 09:40

Danone and Disney partner to combine fun with nutrition.

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Danone and Disney partner to combine fun with nutrition.  A winning partnership … Danone, the global leader in the yoghurt industry and Disney are launching a new range of yoghurts. This exclusive range features the popular Disney Frozen and Spider-Man characters and aims to promote healthy dietary habits to children…
Call it pride, gung-ho manliness, or an unreasonable fear of having ones nether regions examined by a doctor, men tend to ignore health symptoms and hope for the best, usually only consulting a doctor when things have progressed to serious discomfort. As part of Male Cancer Awareness month (Movember), Hollard…
Wednesday, 02 November 2016 13:21

Eliminating malaria in South Africa by 2018

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The University of Pretoria Institute for Sustainable Malaria Control believes that by using a transdisciplinary approach and by focusing on all three parts of malaria; vector, parasite and human health; it's possible to eliminate malaria from South Africa by 2018.   According to the World health Organisation (WHO) 438,000 people…
Research by the University of Pretoria Institute for Sustainable Malaria Control  (UP ISMC) has discovered that conventional methods for controlling malaria (DDT and other common insecticides) leads to endocrine disruption, which means that it interferes with hormones in the human body.   Worldwide, the use of dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane, of DDT is…
Regulations only serve to replicate the inflationary and unsustainable provisions of the Medical Schemes Act within the health insurance market Opinion by Michael Settas, Director – Kaelo Xelus; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. The joint release last Friday by National Treasury (NT) and the Department of Health (DoH) of the draft demarcation regulations for tabling…
The most significant constituents required in understanding the South Africa Biochemical Analyzer market, the major drivers and restraints that influence its growth in the near future, information about the top segments of the South Africa Biochemical Analyzer market from a regional perspective, and the latest trends that have been witnessed…
This report on the South Africa market for Microplate Reader is a meticulous guide delivering an exhaustive information on the current state of the Microplate Reader market in South Africa along with presenting its future prospects. A number of factors impacting this market have been analyzed in the report in…

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