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Zinhle Mapumulo

Good leadership will ensure the success of South Africa’s NHI

25 August 2014 13:55

South Africa can learn a thing or two about activism and leadership in healthcare from Australia and the United Kingdom, two countries with a rich history in providing universal coverage.

Obesity: Just a spoonful of sugar …

24 August 2014 15:00

Downing just one drink sweetened with sugar a day makes children 55% more likely to be overweight, a study has shown. That’s why academics and dieticians believe the idea of a sugar-sweetened beverage tax shouldn’t be dismissed as the work of a nanny state.

Generations needs urgent back-up plan – insiders

19 August 2014 17:34

South Africa’s favourite soapie, Generations, may have to go off air for a month or longer to give script writers some time to come up with a new storyline and cast new faces, say industry insiders who have worked on the soapie.