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In South Africa, February carries a special significance as we celebrate Healthy Lifestyle Awareness Month, an opportunity to prioritise our well-being and cultivate habits that resonate with both our hearts and souls.

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Delving into Universal Health Coverage in South Africa | SAMDP

In honour of Universal Health Coverage Day (celebrated globally on December 12), we are delving into what Universal Health Coverage means in a South African context.

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World AIDS Day, observed annually on December 1st, holds immense significance worldwide. It reminds us of the devastating impact of HIV/AIDS and provides an opportunity to reflect on the progress made in fighting the virus and the prejudice surrounding it. 
We observe World AIDS Day by raising awareness about HIV/AIDS, educating communities, and commemorating those who have lost their lives from ...

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month | SAMDP

October is not just a month of vibrant blooms and spring rejuvenation in South Africa; it is also a time to embrace breast cancer awareness. October, dedicated as Breast Cancer Awareness Month is not just a month on the calendar; it is a poignant reminder of the battles fought, the resilience displayed, and the unity of purpose that defines our shared humanity. This year, the theme "Keeping Her in ...

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VANCOUVER - Family physicians, specialists and surgeons in British Columbia have received a stern letter pressuring them to resume in-person appointments as provincial officials hint they may reassess how they compensate doctors for virtual visits.

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Researchers from the Queen Mary University of London in the United Kingdom have modified a flu virus and used it to successfully target pancreatic cancer cells.