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Rebecca Haynes

Rebecca Haynes

    Male engagement crucial against HIV
    Male engagement crucial against HIV
    In what is considered a male-dominated world, men and boys in Africa and South Africa are extremely vulnerable in terms of seeking testing and...
    Sheila Tlou: A giant in Africa's AIDS response
    Sheila Tlou: A giant in Africa's AIDS response
    Healthcare was not Professor Sheila Tlou’s first passion, but the impact her career has had on Africa and particularly, on how to holistically...
    A world leader in combating HIV
    A world leader in combating HIV
    Through rotating World Aids Day events among districts, the Free State tries to ensure that each citizen of the province is able to interact with...
    Meeting the chronic disease challenge
    Meeting the chronic disease challenge
    HIV is not the only disease that can cripple economies and devastate families. Just like communicable diseases such as TB and HIV, there are...
    HIV and TB - Keeping treatment on track for all
    HIV and TB - Keeping treatment on track for all
    Accessibility to drugs to treat not just HIV, but also tuberculosis (TB) and other chronic illnesses is vital in the war against illness. The...
    Open the window!
    Open the window!
    Tuberculosis (TB) is one of the nation’s most pressing health issues. In the Free State Province TB is managed at primary health care facilities;...
    Making mental health a priority
    Making mental health a priority
    The burden of mental illness is felt not only through the primary presentations of mental disorders, but through its high co-morbidity with other...
    Experts weigh in: Is Africa Trumped?
    Experts weigh in: Is Africa Trumped?
    While Hillary Clinton’s Democrat entourage had champagne bottles chilling on ice, her election campaign turned into a non-event. Shaken analysts...
    Experts weigh in: Is Africa Trumped?
    Experts weigh in: Is Africa Trumped?
    While Hillary Clinton’s Democrat entourage had champagne bottles chilling on ice, her election campaign turned into a non-event. Shaken analysts...
    Unpacking the toybox: talking about play
    Unpacking the toybox: talking about play
    The concept of using play to learn is not one easily understood, particularly its role in providing the foundation for understanding and applying...
    Cleaning up commuter, cargo rail
    Cleaning up commuter, cargo rail
    The fear of using South Africa’s rail system is very real, with the exception of the state-of-the-art Gautrain. Not only are commuters targets of...
    The bodies regulating our railways
    The bodies regulating our railways
    Promoting railway safety, rail as a safe mode of transport and reducing negative railway occurences is the domain of the Railway Safety Regulator...