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Patients default on medication because of the closure of Naledi Hospice.

Patients default on medication after closure of Naledi Hospice

22 November 2018, 7:44 AM

TB and HIV patients have been defaulting on medication since the closure of the Naledi Hospice in Bloemfontein.

“Political instability affecting provision of health services”

14 November 2018, 6:02 AM

Civil sector organisation Section 27 says political instability affects the provision of health services in South Africa.

Long-lasting HIV injection is a step closer after second GSK study

30 October 2018, 8:39 PM

A once-monthly injection to control HIV proved as effective as daily pills in a second study by GlaxoSmithKline, paving the way for a new regimen that could be simpler for some patients to be filed with regulators.

Battles begin to turn in long war on TB

28 October 2018, 11:34 AM

It kills millions of people and is carried by a quarter of humans, yet there has been just a handful of new drugs in decades and the only vaccine is a century old.

Millions with high blood sugar face TB risk

27 October 2018, 7:07 AM

Millions of people with high blood sugar may be at greater risk of tuberculosis than previously thought, scientists said Friday, warning that diabetes and TB could combine to create the “perfect storm” of disease.



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