BBC EUROPE is once again “at the epicentre” of the Covid pandemic, the World Health Organization (WHO) has warned, as cases soar across the continent. At a press conference WHO Europe head Hans Kluge said the continent could see half a...
THE Lion’s Club International has donated sunscreen lotions and lipsticks to 20 beneficiaries in Karoi to protect their skin from damage from ultra-violet (UV) rays. The timely donation was presented to beneficiaries by Lion’s Club International Zone 1 D and...
A new analysis suggests that while women and men have an equal lifetime risk of stroke, only 37% of participants in clinical trials of stroke treatments are female. This gender bias could make the findings of some trials...
PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa has re-emphasised his administration will put to an end drug and substance abuse now rampant across the country especially among the unemployed youths. He was speaking during the State of the Nation Address (SONA) at the State...
Written by Jessica Norris on September 27, 2021 — Fact checked by Harriet Pike, Ph.D Insulin resistance can lead to the development of type 2 diabetes, which, without proper management, can lead to severe health problems. Major depressive disorder is a common and severe mental health problem....
THE new Covid-19 variant C.1.2, first discovered in South Africa is now in Zimbabwe. According to Penelope Moore of South Africa’s National Institute of Communicable Diseases, the variant, the most mutated, has been detected in Zambia, Zimbabwe, Mauritius, and the...
Global Press Journal GROWING UP, Emmanuel never received any of the vaccinations that Zimbabwe requires children to get, such as the polio vaccine and the Bacillus Calmette-Guérin inoculation, which protects against tuberculosis. His parents were members of an Apostolic sect that...
Staff Writer ZIMBABWE recorded 416 new Covid19 cases with 415 local and one returnee from South Africa and 13 Deaths reported Monday. *7 day rolling average for new cases rises to 302 today from 260 yesterday * Lockdown Update: Kariba(30), Karoi(15),Chinhoyi(16) &...
In a study of people with type 2 diabetes and obesity on a low energy replacement diet within a structured intensive weight loss program, 28% of participants could stop blood pressure medication for at least 2 years. The...
   A study of diabetes treatment in 55 low and middle income countries found that many of the participants with diabetes were unaware that they had the condition. Overall, less than 5% were getting adequate drug treatments and lifestyle...