community healthcare

 
Research to improve rural community health
Research to improve rural community health
In this day and age, not many people can say they have devoted almost three decades of their life to a particular project or cause. Then again,...
Progress in health, human settlements and education
Progress in health, human settlements and education
Building infrastructure to cater for the needs of the poor and vulnerable is at the centre of advancing the development agenda and is important to...
Bikers go full throttle to speed up TB cure in Zimbabwe
Bikers go full throttle to speed up TB cure in Zimbabwe
Mazvita Chitsa stared down in fear at her two-year-old girl's emaciated body. Chipo lay on a rug on the cement floor of hut, coughing and sweating...
Free State breaks the backbone of basic care for the destitute
Free State breaks the backbone of basic care for the destitute
Virginia is a small gold-mining town in the Free State. This was once a lively place, but only a few of the mines are still operational. Now the...
Community healthworkers shafted by SA's policy shambles
Community healthworkers shafted by SA's policy shambles
If you're one of the health department's new "ward-based" community healthworkers, who all undergo the same training, have the same job title and...
Analysis: Why policy is failing community health workers
Analysis: Why policy is failing community health workers
Until May this year, Mieta Maine (41) coped well with the two chronic ­conditions afflicting her: diabetes and high blood pressure.
[From our achives] Former Free State health MEC: They call me a killer, I know I'm a saviour
[From our achives] Former Free State health MEC: They call me a killer, I know I'm a saviour
Benny Malakoane's young children were exuberant when they saw their father "all over the news" on television on the evening of July 10 last...
Road worrier: TAC activist 'targeted'
Road worrier: TAC activist 'targeted'
The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC), has accused the Free State’s health MEC, Benny Malakoane, of intimidating its members and threatening their lives....
SA can learn from Brazil's health model
SA can learn from Brazil's health model
Graziela dos Santos (25) is walking down a street in one of Brazil's favelas, Coahab Raposo Tavares, in São Paulo. Fast. As she travels down a hill,...

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