After struggling to find help for his brother living with the condition, a Limpopo man has decided to do something about it by establishing his own Down syndrome centre.
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A compound known as vitamin E acetate, present in many ‘black market’ vape products, could be to blame for the recent spate of lung illnesses.
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A recent study showed that air pollution is associated with changes in people’s brains and that those changes are connected with declines in memory performance.
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The experiences of non-nationals in South Africa’s public health care system are more complex and varied than implied by the dominant discourse on “medical xenophobia”
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New findings underscore the fact that a mother’s environment is also the foetus’ environment – and that the placenta cannot offer foolproof protection from the outside world.
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Surgeons were forced to amputate the tip of a man’s penis – after discovering it was rotting away because of a rare disease.
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Although women are exposed to many things that could potentially contribute to breast cancer, specifically avoiding hair care chemicals might help to reduce their risk.
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Scientists analysed the plasma of more than 4 000 people and found a link between proteins and ageing.
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A new report details how the country’s law reforms and health systems impact children’s rights to healthcare.
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Telemedicine can be especially helpful for people with epilepsy, who may for not be able to drive to appointments.
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