On World TB Day a UCT study reveals that a simple and inexpensive urine test can more quickly and efficiently detect TB in hospitalised patients with HIV.
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Nelson Mandela, Tom Jones and King Tutankhama have this disease in common. They have all had TB at some stage during their lives.
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A study found an association between approaching death and a diminished sense of smell – but there’s no reason to panic if your sniffer is no longer up to snuff.
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As people around the globe are commemorating World TB day today, South Africans in particular should be concerned, as drug resistant TB is growing in sub-Saharan Africa.
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A new trial found that the prescription painkiller pregabalin was of little or no help to patients with the back and leg pain known as sciatica.
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You’re at a party and cake is served. As a diabetic, what do you do? The good news is you can have your cake and eat it, the trick is to follow a balanced diet. Dietitian Leanne Katzenellenbogen tells us how.
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IN PARTNERSHIP WITH SKIN RENEWAL. Acne affects nearly all of us at some stage. To stop it in its tracks, you need to get proactive with effective, medical skincare.
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