During this demanding time, your protection remains our priority. Cape Town, 20 March 2020 – Amidst concerns about COVID-19, Immploy Medical Recruitment is working tirelessly to put prevention and protection

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COVID-19 Awareness

“Never before in the history of our democracy has our country been confronted with such a severe situation,” – Ramaphosa said in a dramatic speech, which he opened by declaring

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National Pulmonary Rehabilitation Week

For a person with a chronic lung disease, like chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or pulmonary fibrosis, there is hope for rebuilding strength and enjoying

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Getting enough sleep is essential for helping a person maintain optimal health and well-being. When it comes to their health, sleep is as vital

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Alzheimer’s and Dementia Staff Education

The National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners Alzheimer’s and Dementia Staff Education Week runs from Feb. 14-21. The author of this blog has worked with patients suffering from Alzheimer’s and

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Gallbladder and Bile Duct Cancer Awareness Month

The gallbladder is a small, pear-shaped pouch that lies beneath the liver, in the upper abdomen that stores bile. This fluid, produced by the liver, helps digest fat. The gallbladder

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Age-Related Macular Degeneration Awareness Month

Introduction According to Boyd (2019) age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a problem with the retina and occurs when a part (macula) of the retina is damaged. With AMD a person

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Glaucoma Awareness

According to the Glaucoma Research Foundation (2020) currently more than three million people in the United States have glaucoma. The National Eye Institute projects this number will reach 4.2 million

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National Cervical Cancer Coalition

Cervical cancer of the cervix uteri (the neck of the uterus), is the third most common cause of cancer deaths in American women [after lung cancer and breast cancer] (The

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Thyroid Awareness Month

Thyroid gland dysfunction is prevalent in older adults and may be associated with significant morbidity if misdiagnosed and left untreated. Health professionals must be conscious in this regard due to

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