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The latest low-down on Bunion surgery

Dr. Kevin MacIntyre is a specialist foot and ankle, fellowship trained, Orthopedic Surgeon who has performs minimally invasive bunion surgery. He says, when your bunions are causing you pain, or the deformity is worsening, it is time to get help.

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Busamed News

Here it is, the secret to weight loss

Mindful Eating dietitian Philippa Bredenkamp breaks down a few core truths about reaching a weight y...

World Cancer Day

Spread the word, speak up and stand up for a cancer-free world.

Busamed Harrismith Private Hospital proudly announces ACLS trained staff

Statistics show that in an emergency situation, patient survival increases by 38% when nurses are tr...

Protecting our sight in the Digital Age

Digital media has enveloped nearly every area of our lives from billboards to our car’s on-board ent...

Christmas Came Early for Two Children Who Received Life Changing Heart Surgery

Six-year-old Sheronique Alysha Mengie and 10-year-old Cayson Jude Cerfonteyn recently underwent surg...

The most common emergencies over the holidays

With the holidays in full swing, accidents and emergencies are bound to arise. Here’s a guide on how...

Prevention is better than… surgery!

It’s likely you will know someone who sustains an injury during the holidays. Save this article so y...

Spotlight on Antibiotic Abuse

The overuse and misuse of antibiotics has caused some simple bacteria to become drug resistant super...

HIV saved my life

Sameshni Moodley, HIV/Aids activist and influencer gets candid about how HIV made her fight for the...

We’re de-hyping Movember to bring you this message

Growing out your moustache in support of testicular and prostrate health is good, but have you actua...

Six-year-old finally undergoes successful heart surgery

More than 200 children are on an ever-growing waiting list for heart surgery in the Eastern Cape, So...

5000 Vaccination Milestone

On Wednesday, the 29th of September 2021, Busamed Harrismith Private Hospital reached a milestone of...

Conspiracy Theories vs Vaccination

Medical rumours fuel resistance to vaccines. As the information age progresses, the turbulence misin...

World Heart Day 2021

Your ticker does a whole lot more than tick. This Heart Day, we’re giving some love to a muscle that...

Think Hip Replacements are for old people? Think again

Everything has changed in this new normal. Meetings that could have been emails, extra shifts becaus...