HOSPICE IN THE TIME OF COVID-19

HOSPICE IN THE TIME OF COVID-19

Hospices are currently playing a valuable and unseen role in the Covid-19 crisis.  According to Tersia Burger, CEO of Stepping Stone Hospice & Care Services in Alberton: “Palliative care is...
THE NAME OF THE ROSE

THE NAME OF THE ROSE

Prof. Thuli Madonsela of Stellenbosch University is globally renowned for her social justice work – but not everyone knows that this inspiring South African also has an exquisite rose named after...
MASKS AND GLASSES – HOW TO STOP THE FOG

MASKS AND GLASSES – HOW TO STOP THE FOG

With the mandate to wear masks in public, everyday life is hazy for people who wear glasses and it is more than just a nuisance. Fogged up lenses can be a safety hazard. When vision is impaired by foggy...
#KEEPCONNECTING DATA FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN LAUNCH

#KEEPCONNECTING DATA FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN LAUNCH

A digital fundraising campaign is being launched this week to raise funds to cover the cost of data for South African non-profit organisations (NPOs) that are struggling financially as a result of the...
WHAT ARE THE VARIOUS STAGES OF BREAST CANCER?

WHAT ARE THE VARIOUS STAGES OF BREAST CANCER?

Information collated by Dr Justus Apffelstaedt, specialist surgeon with an interest in breast, thyroid and parathyroid health as well as soft tissue surgical oncology. From Breastcancer.org. Breast...