SEVERAL doctors in Harare have resorted to offering consultation services over the telephone in a development that is compromising the health of individuals, The Standard has established. (more…)
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Lack of awareness and understanding of mental illness has heightened stigma and created barriers to proper diagnosis and care of those suffering from the disease.
Chitungwiza Central Hospital, built by the government of Zimbabwe, was finished in 1984 when it opened its doors to the community on December 24 1984.
Healthcare has remained inaccessible for the majority of Zimbabweans, although it is a basic human right. (more…)
THE government’s attempt to offer free maternity care to expecting mothers is a noble idea but totally unsustainable under the current economic circumstances, health experts have said. (more…)
People can be obese yet physically healthy and fit and at no greater risk of heart disease or cancer than normal weight people, say researchers. (more…)
MUTARE SOUTH — HIV-positive villagers in Chishakwe area in Mutare South are facing serious challenges in accessing medication, a local headman said. (more…)
By Sofia Mapuranga MHONDORO — Mashonaland West province has the highest number of underweight and malnourished children under the age of five, an official with the Ministry of Health and […]
I used to think that being underweight was better than being overweight. However, whenever I watch the British show “super-size versus super-skinny” on one of the BBC channels, the host […]
Heather R The Olympics are here and I have been enjoying the swimming and the athletics. The speeds at which these people run or swim are worth talking about and […]