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The Next Step In Breast Cancer Innovation

With the advancements made in breast surgery, there is hope whether your breast cancer has been detected early or late.

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The Next Step In Breast Cancer Innovation

With the advancements made in breast surgery, there is hope whether your breast cancer has been dete...

Surgical solutions for breast cancer?

Dr. Ndwambi talks about surgical improvements and unlearning the breast cancer narrative you might h...

Approach to uncomplicated Peptic Ulcer Disease

Peptic ulcers are ulcers that affect the stomach and small intestines. Basically, the thick protecti...

Finally! The Real Answer on How Much Water You Should Drink A Day

We asked our walking encyclopaedias on kidney health, Elmarie Radov and Dejmaine Raju, to give us th...

Pulmonary Hypertension

More than a decade ago, it took over 18-months to correctly diagnose 17 year old Capetonian, Jenna L...

Tracy Hardouin’s Inspiring Story

Ms. Hardouin became a patient at Busamed Hillcrest Private Hospital’s Oncology unit in 2020 and has...

The latest low-down on Bunion surgery

Dr. Kevin MacIntyre is a specialist foot and ankle, fellowship trained, Orthopedic Surgeon who has p...

Frequently Asked Questions – Hypertension

As world Hypertension Day aims to exercise awareness of hypertension (often called high blood pressu...

The Beat Goes On

The heart-warming story of how our transplant patient proposed to his partner, after lifesaving hear...

Spotlight on Antibiotic Abuse

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

‘Young Infants’ disease: The RSV wave

It's Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) season. Dr. Nadia Khan explains more about RSV and provides s...

Colorectal Cancer

The colon and rectum make up the large bowel which is the terminal parts of the gastro-intestinal tr...

Metabolic disease might be the reason you can’t shake off the weight

As new research reveals, weight management is not just a matter of willpower. Metabolic diseases lik...

Critical Heart Surgery Gives 3-year-old a Second Chance

Ilario Arries was diagnosed with congenital heart disease that left a defect that could have been fa...

Zithobile Dayile receives life-saving heart surgery

Zithobile Dayile (17) finally receives life-saving heart surgery following 16 years on the waiting l...