Latest SA Health Review focuses on continued human resource needs

Health System Trust launches 21st edition of South African Health Review today

Latest SA Health Review focuses on continued human resource needs

Health System Trust launches 21st edition of South African Health Review today

Webinars create awareness of rare diseases

Two online webinars in support of patients with rare pituitary diseases and Neuroendocrine tumours (NETs) were hosted by Rare Disease South Africa (RDSA) and Novartis this...

CPR training kiosks can increase bystander involvement

Simplify the skill while decreasing common concerns about mouth-to-mouth contact

Obesity increases asthma risk by up to 38% in children

Ten percent of paediatric asthma cases could be avoided if childhood obesity were eliminated, according to research led by Nemours Children’s Health System.  The research, published...

Skin protection range, Dexeryl, receives Allergy Foundation’s seal of approval.

Partnership brings established international brand to South African consumers with complementary barrier and cleansing presentations for dry skins.

Severe eczema may best be treated by allergy shots

Significant benefits seen in one medically challenging case

Corticosteroid overexposure in asthma treatment: organised approach urged

Health professionals urged to develop strategies to curb OCS overexposure

New treatment to protect people with peanut allergy ready for FDA...

Most in study tolerated equivalent of two peanuts a day

25-28 July 2019: Joint ALLSA/SATS/CWIG 2019 Congress

Venue: CSIR, Pretoria Contact:  claries@londocor.co.za  Website: http://www.challengingbeliefs.co.za/

Oral immunotherapy promising for wheat allergy

Well-designed multicentre study welcome addition to literature on wheat allergy

Pretoria’s Angelique Coetzee elected new SAMA chair

Medical icon Prof Hoosen Coovadia becomes association president for the year

Summit deliberations lacked anything new: Sonderup

More attention could have been given to ‘elephant in the room’

Presidential Summit gets underway with clear directives

Crucial for stakeholders to deliberate collectively in meeting challenges, providing solutions

SAMA resolves differences over Presidential Health Summit attendance

SAMA says an amicable resolution has been reached with the organisers of this week’s Presidential Health Summit after it was initially excluded from the event

Study confirms link between increased allergy risk and C-section

A new study published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology has confirmed that children born by C-section have an increased allergy risk

Childhood risk profiles affect middle-age lung function

Children with frequent asthma, allergies and who smoke as adults are most vulnerable group

Constitutional rights need to be better reflected in final HMI report...

Panel also urged to seek commitment from inquiry subject stakeholders to participate in reforms constructively