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Dermatologist from UFS publishes first-of-its-kind Skin Atlas for SA


 

A senior lecturer and specialist in the Department of Dermatology at the University of the Free State (UFS) has published the very first comprehensive African atlas on skin diseases commonly seen in the African setting. The African Atlas, synopsis and practical guide to clinical dermatology also contains more than 1 000 high-resolution images and is […]

World Suicide Prevention Day: Positive mental health practices


 

On average, almost 3 000 people commit suicide daily. For every person who completes a suicide, 20 or more may attempt to end their lives. About one million people commit suicide each year. Every 40 seconds, the loss of a person who killed themselves shatters the lives of family and friends. For family and friends […]

World Alzheimer’s Month: Understand the 10 warning signs and symptoms of dementia


 

Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) is the most common form of dementia, and this September, for World Alzheimer’s Month, Livewell aims to encourage understanding, reduce stigma, and raise awareness around this common, yet devastating disease. 1 September 2020, Johannesburg, South Africa — Memory loss that disrupts daily life may be a symptom of dementia, a brain disease that causes a […]

INNOVATION

Dermatologist from UFS publishes first-of-its-kind Skin Atlas for SA

A senior lecturer and specialist in the Department of Dermatology at the University of the Free State (UFS) has published the very first comprehensive...

EDUCATION

For how long will the JSE be allowed to get away...

Historians, true historians, tell us that in this part of southern Africa the denial of rights of indigenous people started with the arrival, on...

ECONOMICS

The importance of business insurance during a time of crisis

Times are tough. South Africa is in the grips of a global pandemic, with a deepening recession on the horizon. For business owners, the...