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Osteoporosis & Fracture Fragility

Osteoporosis is a disease characterised by low bone mass and structural deterioration of bone tissue with a consequent increase in bone fragility and susceptibility to a fragility fracture.

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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...

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...

Dr Kurt Schlemmer – On hearing

According to the South African Hearing Institute, in South Africa about 7.5% of school children suff...

Gestational diabetes mellitus

Gestational diabetes is a form of diabetes that develops for the first-time during pregnancy.

Busamed Modderfontein Private Hospital – Announcement of First Baby born in the New Maternity Unit.

The 29th of January 2021 marked a milestone for the Busamed Modderfontein Private Hospital. It is wi...

Back and Neck Pain

Back and neck pain are common conditions that affect people in the middle to advanced ages. Dr Cocek...

An Overview of Cancer

Cancer is an abnormal growth of cells with the potential to invade or spread to other parts of the b...