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Khomas moet skoner

2 weeks ago - 07 June 2018 | Health

Die uitbreking van siektes wat die afgelope jaar in die Khomasstreek woed, word grotendeels toegeskryf aan die onvermoeë om rommel te bestuur.Volgens die goewerneur van die Khomasstreek, Laura McLeod-Katjirua, het rommel 'n groot bron van...

Make quality healthcare a priority

2 months ago - 12 April 2018 | Health

Quality and equitable healthcare should be a basic human right, but it has been commodified and is a luxury that only few have access to in most parts of the world.This, according to Cancer Association...

Hep E: What's being done

3 months ago - 15 March 2018 | Health

Since the outbreak of Hepatitis E in the capital last year, 17 interventions have been instituted to mitigate the pandemic, according to health minister Bernard Haufiku.Responding to questions in the National Assembly last week, Haufiku...

New hope for new moms

3 months ago - 01 March 2018 | Health

“One mother who dies while giving birth, is one mother too many. We must do everything we can to prevent it from happening.”So said the minister of health and social services, Dr Bernard Haufiku, at...

Rooi vlae by OTA-saal

3 months ago - 22 February 2018 | Health

Gebreekte en nagemaakte tente wat grotendeels uit ou plastiek-sakke bestaan, dien tans as 'n dak oor die kop van 328 mense wat by die Ovaherero tradisionele owerheidsaal (OTA) in Katutura bly.Die tente is op mekaar,...

Register births, deaths here

4 months ago - 08 February 2018 | Health

Rhino Park Private Hospital last week donated an office for the registration of births and deaths to the Ministry of Home Affairs and Immigration (HAI)...

HEV in the spotlight

4 months ago - 08 February 2018 | Health

International scientist and epidemiologist Dr Thomas Handzel focuses on responding to Hepatitis E outbreaks at the Scientific Society this evening.The Hepatitis E virus (HEV) is...

World AIDS Day commemorated

6 months 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...

Rolstoele vir lughawe

6 months 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...

Beating cancer with confidence

6 months 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...

Making vision count

8 months ago - 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....

Môreson straightens up

8 months ago - 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...

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Promoting rights of the differently...

8 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

9 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

10 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

1 year - 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...

1 year - 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...

1 year - 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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