Health

2 months ago | March 12, 2021

It’s time we all understood dyslexia

Hazel Marimbiza WHEN he was 18 years old, Johnson Munyorovi failed most subjects at school. This made his life a ...

5 months ago | December 18, 2020

Sanitise by washing your hands

THE story goes, sanitise by washing your hands, put on a mask whenever going out of your house, maintain social distance ...

7 months ago | October 23, 2020

Effects of drugs, alcohol on respiratory system (Pt 2)

Mthandazo Ndlovu WE continue with the lockdown being a security measure to keep us safe, in the comfort of your ...

7 months ago | October 16, 2020

Effects of drugs and alcohol on respiratory system

Mthandazo Ndlovu A coronavirus is a kind of common virus that causes an infection in your nose, sinuses, or upper ...

8 months ago | September 18, 2020

COMMENT: Let us open up to stem suicides

Through all the hurdles that human existence basically seeks to overcome, there are certain stumbling blocks that take a ...

9 months ago | August 14, 2020

COMMENT: Behaviour change critical in stemming Covid-19 spread

THE havoc that Covid-19 is wreaking around the world is quite unprecedented. While many watch the news daily and reel in ...

9 months ago | August 7, 2020

Educating girls on cervical cancer crucial in Covid-19 crisis

Hazel Marimbiza The havoc caused by the Covid-19 pandemic continues to disrupt daily life, but its reach goes deeper and ...

10 months ago | July 10, 2020

Break the Silence and Stigma on Menstruation

Hazel Marimbiza Menstrual hygiene management (MHM) is an essential aspect of hygiene for women and adolescent girls ...

11 months ago | June 26, 2020

COMMENT: Review safety nets to stem malnutrition

The continued increase in prices of goods in the country raises serious concerns over the nutritional status of people, ...

11 months ago | June 12, 2020

Embrace your one-minute man

Nhlalwenhle Ncube IT is every woman’s dream to have a satisfactory sex life. But if your partner has a problem of ...

12 months ago | May 17, 2020

Drug abuse: Effects on respiratory system 2

Mthandazo Ndlovu  We are staying at home, keeping sober and being safe as we continue with the effects of alcohol , ...

1 year ago | May 8, 2020

Coronavirus and alcohol

Mthandazo Ndlovu A coronavirus is a kind of common virus that causes an infection in your nose, sinuses, or upper ...

1 year ago | May 2, 2020

Starving at home and keeping sober

Mthandazo Ndlovu We are staying at home, keeping sober and being safe as we continue with the effects of alcohol , drugs ...

1 year ago | November 22, 2019

How does drug addiction and abuse affect society as a whole?

Mthandazo Ndlovu COMMUNITIES with high levels of drug abuse usually also have increased levels of crime and violence, ...

2 years ago | November 16, 2018

Linking diabetes and alcohol abuse

Mthandazo Ndlovu . . ONE of the complications of uncontrolled diabetes is nerve damage, and excessive alcohol ...

3 years ago | November 9, 2018

Diabetes alcohol consumption

The month of November is recognised as the diabetes awareness month and in Zimbabwe we have organisations that are ...

3 years ago | November 2, 2018

November — Diabetes awareness month

, which is also called juvenile or insulin dependent diabetes, develops due to the loss of cells in the pancreas that ...

3 years ago | October 26, 2018

Excessive drinking major cause of liver cancer

Mthandazo Ndlovu ALCOHOL consumption is the primary cause of liver cancer and many other cancers. You may have heard ...

4 years ago | April 28, 2017

Joining a Community ART Refill Group

Dear Doctor I am a woman aged 45. I have recently tested HIV positive. I was immediately started on ARVs.

4 years ago | April 14, 2017

Herbalist discovers ulcer treatment

Nhlalwenhle Ncube ALTHOUGH herbalists for a long time have suffered a lot of prejudice in communities, herbal remedies ...