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Coronavirus unmasking undiagnosed diabetes on patients

26 July 2020, 7:51 PM

The coronavirus infection is unmasking diabetes that’s undiagnosed by causing high glucose levels, according to two Johannesburg-based specialist doctors dealing with diabetes.

Traditional Healers Organisation warns against misuse of umhlonyane

22 July 2020, 6:16 AM

Reports of people overdosing on umhlonyane (Artemisia afra) has sparked a debate on how to use the African traditional herb in the prevention and management of diseases.

South African scientists to monitor COVID-19 vaccine trial in Brazil

27 June 2020, 11:00 AM

South African scientists will be monitoring developments in Brazil which is also about to resume a large COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial.

SA professor involved in COVID-19 vaccine trial gives insight into research being done

26 June 2020, 9:55 PM

Wits University is collaborating with the University of Oxford and the Oxford Jenner Institute on the South African leg of the trial for a coronavirus vaccine.

Nuclear Physicist Prof Vilakazi to take over from Prof Habib at Wits

25 June 2020, 7:25 PM

Wits University has appointed Nuclear Physicist Professor Zeblon Vilakazi as its new Vice-Chancellor and Principal.



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