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WHAT’S THE VACCINATION COMPLICATION?

The argument over whether or not to vaccinate continues to spark fierce debate among competing voices, particularly in light of recent reports of 19 infants being given the incorrect vaccine at a hospital in Cape Town, exposing them to the tuberculosis virus. To add to the general concern of the public, South Africans are now […]

PROFMED REPORT REVEALS DROP IN PSYCHIATRIC ADMISSIONS

Fewer South Africans were admitted into hospital with psychiatric conditions last year than the previous 12 months, according to the latest Profmed Psychiatric Report for 2014, partly attributed to the utilisation of Centres of Excellence. Profmed, the medical scheme catering exclusively for graduate professionals, found that the number of hospital admissions fell by 8.6% in […]