New report highlights the profound impact of climate change on children’s health and education 
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by Yoliswa Sobuwa
1h ago
Extreme weather events like floods, heatwaves, and droughts disrupt daily life, displacing families, destroying infrastructure, and limiting access to essential services such as healthcare and education ..read more
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Residents in remote villages of Amathole district in EC share water with animals, carcasses
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by Yoliswa Sobuwa
2d ago
Amathole District Municipality, responsible for water provision, claims significant progress, but many areas, including Mnquma’s ward 28, still lack bulk water infrastructure. Interim measures include drilling boreholes and constructing storage tanks, with the project currently 40% complete ..read more
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Romantic breakups can spark severe trauma in young people – new study
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by Health-e News
3d ago
Mental healthcare providers and student counselling services should recognise the possible intensity of breakups and consider screening for post-traumatic stress symptoms following a breakup ..read more
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EC hospital without hostesses sees management deliver food to patients in the wards
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by Yoliswa Sobuwa
6d ago
Cecilia Makhiwane Tertiary Hospital in Mdantsane, East London, has been operating without dedicated food servers for two years, leading to cleaners taking on the additional responsibility of delivering food to patients ..read more
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New report shows that 1 in 3 South Africans smoke
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by Ina Skosana
1w ago
33.9% of daily smokers say they have a cigarette within the first 5 minutes of waking up ..read more
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South Africa records second mpox death
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by Yoliswa Sobuwa
1w ago
South Africa joins a growing list of countries currently facing an mpox outbreak. It’s a viral infection that spreads between people through direct contact with a person with the disease, or objects and surfaces that have been touched by a person with mpox ..read more
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South Africa records first mpox death
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by Yoliswa Sobuwa
1w ago
South Africa joins a growing list of countries currently facing an mpox outbreak. It’s a viral infection that spreads between people through direct contact with a person with the disease, or objects and surfaces that have been touched by a person with mpox ..read more
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Comserve becomes a hurdle for qualified radiotherapists
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by Palesa Matlala
1w ago
Recent radiotherapy graduates in South Africa are facing delays in their mandatory year-long community service placement, preventing them from starting their careers ..read more
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Tribute: Prof Lynette Denny, a giant bows out  
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by Health-e News
1w ago
Denny was a gynaecological oncologist who dedicated decades of her life to cervical cancer research, screening and treatment ..read more
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Patients at Charlotte Maxeke Hospital brave  cold nights with no blankets 
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by Chris Bateman
1w ago
Patients at Charlotte Maxeke Academic Hospital in Johannesburg are enduring the cold without blankets due to a dysfunctional laundry service and faulty heating ..read more
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