Category: Health

Seke District CAG Group

People living with HIV applaud the CAGs strategy

People who are living with HIV have praised the Community ART Groups strategy which aims to overcome patient barriers to accessing treatment and to decrease healthcare...

CHRA concerned about Harare's proposal to hike water charges

CHRA opposed to unilateral increases on water charges

In light of the continued unilateral decisions (which continue to affect residents) at the Harare City Council, the Combined Harare Residents Association (CHRA) has said...

Old Mutual, Zimbabwe’s leading insurance provider, has partnered with ACE Air and Ambulance Pvt Ltd

Old Mutual Insurance launches emergency rescue service

Old Mutual, Zimbabwe’s leading insurance provider, has partnered with ACE Air and Ambulance Pvt Ltd to offer an emergency air and road ambulance medical rescue package...

The Communications Regulators Association of Southern Africa is holding a workshop on health effects of electromagnetic fields (EMF) to users of telecommunication equipment

ICT stakeholders deliberate on health effects of EMF radiation

Information communication technology (ICT) stakeholders from the Southern African Development Community (SADC) are meeting in the resort town of Victoria Falls to...

Participants at the Seventh Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD7)

TICAD Pledges to Spur More Investments in Global Health

The Seventh Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD7) made a strong pledge by Africa and Japan to invest in health in efforts to end infectious...

Participants at a discussion that was recently held at the Gweru Memorial Library by the Civil Society and Churches Joint Forum

CSCJF blames sanctions for fuelling economic crisis in Zimbabwe

By Abigail Mzimbawakhe (Midlands Correspondent) Participants at a discussion that was recently held at the Gweru Memorial Library by the Civil Society and Churches Joint...

Mazowe Miners engaged by NAC on the importance of seeking HIV and AIDS services

NAC urges men to continuously seek medical services to combat spread of HIV

By Nyasha Mutena The National AIDS Council has intensified the fight against HIV and AIDS by imploring men to seek HIV and AIDS services and engage in systematic...

Obadiah Moyo, Minister of Health and Child Care (C)

Minister concerned about lives lost due to high healthcare charges

Health and Child Care Minister Obadiah Moyo has said he would prefer not to gazette fees for health services with no foreign currency component but might have to do so,...

Itai Rusike, CWGH Executive Director

CWGH urges government to engage doctors to avert looming strike action

The Community Working Group on Health (CWGH) has urged the government and doctors to re-engage to avert the impending strike that could plunge the country’s already...

MSF is dealing with immense challenges while treating many people who have developed bone infections after having been shot by the Israeli army during protests in Gaza over the last year

Under blockade and in isolation: Treating Gaza’s infections

MSF is dealing with immense challenges while treating many people who have developed bone infections after having been shot by the Israeli army during protests in Gaza...