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World Patient Safety Day – Maternal mortality: The real deal

Safe maternal and newborn health isn’t something we think about, until we’re faced with the reality of the hundreds of thousands of preventable deaths that take place in this community, every year. With it being World Patient Safety Day, much needed attention is being paid to this corner of society and there is hope we can turn this statistic around.

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World Patient Safety Day – Maternal mortality: The real deal

Safe maternal and newborn health isn’t something we think about, until we’re faced with the reality...

Allergies Vs Covid

It’s Spring and while that means pretty flowers are blooming, it also means pollens and allergens ar...

Your Breast Feeding questions answered

Breastfeeding - is one of the greatest gifts you can give your baby, and, in many countries, breastf...

Leading the way in Robotic Assisted Knee Replacement Surgery

Busamed Paardevlei Private Hospital together with its specialist orthopaedic surgeons and leading me...

Bunions & Minimally Invasive Surgery

The common bunion (hallux valgus) is a prominence of the inner portion of the joint of the big toe....

Osteoporosis & Fracture Fragility

Osteoporosis is a disease characterised by low bone mass and structural deterioration of bone tissue...

Become An Organ Donor, Give The Gift Of Life

Transplant Co-ordinator Cindy Goldie at Busamed Gateway Private Hospital gives insight into how one...

Abnormal Heart Rhythms: World Heart Rhythm Week

Heart arrhythmia refers to the group of conditions that cause the heart to beat irregularly, in othe...

Infantile Colic

Dr Nadia Khan (Paediatrician) at our Busamed Hillcrest Private Hospital shares insight into Infantil...

International Nurses Day

International Nurses Day (IND) is an international day celebrated around the wor...

Global Hand Hygiene Day

The SAVE LIVES: Clean Your Hands global campaign, launched in 2009 and is celebrated annually on 5 M...

Busamed Harrismith Private Hospital Celebrates baby Omosa Mahlaba our 250th Baby born at the Hospital

Busamed Harrismith Private Hospital hosted a celebration for the birth of Baby Number 250, on the 15...

Osteoarthritis of the Knee

Dr Neill van der Walt from our Busamed Paardevlei Private Hospital provides insight into Osteoarthri...

Colorectal Cancer – What it is, how it is diagnosed and treated and the important risk factors.

Dr David Johannes de Villiers General Surgeon at Busamed Paardevlei Private Hospital gives insight i...

Dr Gangaram – Endometriosis

Endometriosis is a medical condition that occurs when the lining of the uterus (endometrium) grows i...