Health

World AIDS Day commemorated

1 week ago - 07 December 2017 | Health

Around a hundred community members of Kilimanjaro informal settlement and surrounding areas on Friday marched past Tobias Hainyeko market to the Maxwilili Kilimanjaro Community Hall to commemorate World AIDS Day (WAD), which is observed globally...

Rolstoele vir lughawe

3 weeks ago - 23 November 2017 | Health

Yolanda NelDie Lady Pohamba Privaathospitaal het verlede week rolstoele aan die Hosea Kutako internasionale lughawe geskenk.“Ek het die behoefte gesien vir nog rolstoele by die lughawe toe ek op ’n dag in die ry gestaan...

Beating cancer with confidence

3 weeks ago - 23 November 2017 | Health

The Ministry of Health and Social Services last week celebrated its 5th Windhoek Central Hospital Cancer Survivors’ Day with the Beating Cancer with Confidence fashion show.This year’s celebration focused on building self-esteem, with cancer survivors...

Making vision count

1 month - 19 October 2017 | Health

International Sight Day was celebrated last Thursday, with the focus on giving dignity to people who are visually impaired through the provision of Braille documents. The commemorations took place under the theme ‘Make Vision Count’.Deputy...

Môreson straightens up

1 month - 19 October 2017 | Health

Every year on World Spine Day (16 October), the Namibian Chiropractic Association (NCA) reaches out to Namibians to empower themselves about spinal health. This year a new project was launched to reach even more communities.Dr...

Só hou Abendfrieden se bejaardes hulself besig

2 months ago - 05 October 2017 | Health

Dalene van der Westhuizen – Abendfrieden: Vrede in die aand. Ja, daar is vrede saans as die inwoners van die 65 eenhede tot ruste kom,...

Promoting rights of the differently abled

2 months ago - 28 September 2017 | Health

The Namibia Disability Association Rehoboth (NADAR) was launched in the town last Friday, with the aim of advocating for the promotion of rights for differently...

New clinic offers mental relief

3 months ago - 31 August 2017 | Health

Yolanda NelIn light of a serious shortage of beds at the mental health unit of the Windhoek Central Hospital, a new mental health clinic in...

Lewensverbetering met terapie

4 months ago - 27 July 2017 | Health

Yolanda NelOp die eerste dag van terapie loop 'n skaam tweejarige dogtertjie die kamer binne. Sy is met 'n amnioband om haar hand gebore, wat...

New hospital for Okahandja soon

6 months ago - 15 June 2017 | Health

Yolanda NelConstruction plans for a new private hospital for Okahandja are currently being discussed.According to Philip Endjala of the Okahandja municipality, a date has not...

Big bucks pumped into Gobabis VTC

7 months ago - 20 April 2017 | Health

Jo-Maré Duddy – Government has increased its total budget for the ongoing development of the vocational training centre (VTC) at Gobabis by nearly half a...

Health at Gobabis, Reho catches fiscal cold

7 months ago - 20 April 2017 | Health

Jo-Maré Duddy Upgrades and renovations at two hospitals at Gobabis and Rehoboth got the scalpel as government intensified its fiscal consolidation in the latest budget.According...

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Better health services for Groot...

9 months ago - 09 March 2017 | Health

The clinic at Groot Aub was recently revamped by Namibia's first ombudsman, Advocate Bience Gawanas, as part of her 60th birthday celebration in August last...

Katutura Hospital gains from large...

9 months ago - 09 March 2017 | Health

Equipment valued at N$41 000, recently donated by the Ohorongo Otavi Community Trust (OOCT) to the ministry of health and social services, will be used...

Wound and diabetes care at...

9 months ago - 09 March 2017 | Health

Hileni Nursing Services, a private wound and diabetic care clinic, recently opened its doors in Rhino Street in the Windhoek North residential area.Sister Hileni Samuel...

Gobabis wys meelewing met kleur

9 months ago - 02 March 2017 | Health

Gobabiete het verlede naweek ook ywerig aan die Namibiese Kankervereniging se shavathon deelgeneem en só hul ondersteuning vir en meelewing met kankerpasiënte se stryd teen...

Going colour crazy against cancer

9 months ago - 23 February 2017 | Health

This weekend is national “Spray-a-Thon” time and the Cancer Association of Namibia and friends invite everybody to join the effort to create awareness about cancer...

Beat the heat for MS...

10 months ago - 01 February 2017 | Health

As part of the MS patient support programme and strategies to ease the effect of heat on sufferers, Multiple Sclerosis Namibia donated cooling vests to...

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