Tendai Gukutikwa Post Correspondent THE parents of a 10-year-old boy from Mt Jenya who is suffering from a retroperitoneal stomach tumour are appealing for financial assistance from well-wishers in order to have him undergo a medical review at Harare Central Hospital.
Catherine Murombedzi TUBERCULOSIS (TB) remains a thorn in the flesh for Zimbabwe and needs thinking outside the box if we are to join the world in endeavours to end TB by 2030.
Dr Tendai Zuze Health Matters BREAST Cancer Awareness Month is an annual international health campaign organised by major breast cancer charities every October to increase awareness of the disease and to raise funds for research into its cause, prevention, diagnosis, treatment and cure. The campaign also offers information and support to those affected by breast […]
Dr Tendai Zuze Health Matters LAST Thursday, September 21 was World Alzheimer’s Day. Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive disease that destroys memory and other important mental functions. At first, someone with Alzheimer’s disease may notice mild confusion and difficulty remembering. Eventually, people with the disease may even forget important people in their lives and undergo dramatic […]
Lovemore Makurirofa THIS week (September 18-23, 2017) is Prostate Cancer Awareness Week and as result we need to share the truth about prostate cancer so as to demystify prostate cancer.
Dr Mazvita Machinga Mental Health JUST watching the life of many Zimbabweans, one wonders if they ever have time to really relax and rest.
Dr Tendai Zuze Health Matters IT is now known that how long you live has a lot to do with your genetics.
Catherine Murombedzi A COMMUNITY raises a child and when a child is abused and the community keeps quiet, then something has gone awfully wrong with that community.
Catherine Murombedzi THERE are groups of people who are at high risk of acquiring diseases. People who are frequently away from home and spouses are in this group.
THE term dizziness describes everything from feeling light-headed or faint to a feeling of weakness or unsteadiness. When it creates a sensation that your surroundings are spinning or moving it is called vertigo. Dizziness is a very common symptom, but fortunately it rarely signals a serious problem.