HIV/AIDS trial scoops award

Jan 29, 14 HIV/AIDS trial scoops award

Posted by in Awards, Featured, News, South Africa, Technology

The Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa (CAPRISA) 004 Tenofovir gel trial was on Wednesday announced as the winner of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Science and Technology Pioneers Prize. South African HIV/AIDS trial scoops USAID award The prize, which is being inaugurated this...

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China to wage war against poverty

Xi’an – China will wage a war against poverty with a stronger resolve and prevent it from afflicting future generations, Premier Li Keqiang has said. High economic growth since China adopted reforms and opened up more than 30 years ago has helped lift almost half the nation’s population out of poverty. This is due to...

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Health products from Proposis seeds

Health products from Proposis seeds are  ORGANIC, eco-friendly and proudly South African, Manna products were innovatively pioneered by Brandt Coetzee in the Northern Cape in 1997 – and are all made from the seeds of the alien invader Prosopis tree which originated from northern Mexico and southern Texas. “I was researching the...

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Immunised against HPV

Jan 19, 14 Immunised against HPV

Posted by in Education, Featured, News, South Africa

Primary school girls will from this year be immunised against the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV), which causes cervical cancer. President Jacob Zuma made the announcement at the launch of Ngidini Primary School in Libode in the Eastern Cape. He said government will target girls aged between nine and 12 years of age, through the...

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No Fruit To Your Morning Porridge

Jan 18, 14 No Fruit To Your Morning Porridge

Posted by in Featured, News, Nutrition

Always thought of morning porridge with fruit and a dairy smoothie as healthy food options? Not quite! Holistic Nutritionist Elizabeth Montgomery explains why these (and other) food combinations will only hinder your digestion, and what food combinations you should opt for instead Five faulty food combinations: 1) Animal protein...

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