Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week

Sub-Saharan Africa is experiencing a rapidly increasing burden of cancer-related morbidity and mortality. While annual deaths in the region resulting from human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), tuberculosis, and

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National Public Health Week

South Africa’s public health system is a countrywide network of care facilities ranging from mobile and rural clinics to huge academic hospitals in the urban centres.

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World Tuberculosis Day

Researchers have uncovered the structure of a regulatory mechanism unique to bacteria, opening the door for designing new antibiotics targeted to pathogens. As the threat of antibiotic-resistant germs grows, the

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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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