Posted in General

Happy New Year #2019

#HappyNewYear #2019 We wish you a very Happy and Prosperous new year. May #2019 brings with it happiness, prosperity and health with it. Keep following…

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Posted in General

A Very Merry #Christmas

We wish our followers and readers a very merry Christmas.

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Posted in Education General

How to make reading fun — and part of life beyond the #school room

Peter Rule, Stellenbosch University and Zelda Barends, Stellenbosch University The love of reading is one of the greatest gifts an adult can give to a…

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Posted in General Healthcare News South Africa

People in #Africa live longer. But their health is poor in those extra years

Charles Shey Wiysonge, South African Medical Research Council People are now living longer in sub-Saharan #Africa than they did two decades ago. This is an…

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Posted in General Politics South Africa

#Trump #Africa strategy should have cast #China as a regional partner, not a global adversary

John J Stremlau, University of the Witwatersrand US President Donald Trump has finally approved a “New Africa Strategy”. His national security adviser, John Bolton, described…

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Posted in General Healthcare News Hospital Care

Worsening #Ebola crisis leaves #UN Security Council with few options

Mark Eccleston-Turner, Keele University The Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is quickly becoming an international concern. With 489 people diagnosed…

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Posted in Economy Environment General

Nigeria’s depleting fish stocks may pose a threat to regional security

Ifesinachi Okafor-Yarwood, King’s College London Sometime in the next year or two, #Nigeria will become the seventh country to reach a population of 200m or…

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Posted in General Healthcare News Hospital Care Nursing

To achieve universal healthcare, #Kenya must invest more in its nurses

Sharon Brownie, The Aga Khan University Nurses in Kenya are threatening to strike, protesting that the government had failed to increase their salaries in spite…

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Posted in Dental General Healthcare News Research

Researchers develop new method for identifying oral #cancer

SÃO PAULO, Brazil: In a discovery that may help the early identification of oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC), researchers in Brazil have found a correlation…

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Posted in General Healthcare News Nursing

What puts #children in #Ethiopia more at risk of being injured

Qingfeng Li, Johns Hopkins University Children in poorer countries are far more at risk of death and disability from injuries than their developed-world peers. These…

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