Manama hospital rehabilitation to be completed in November

By Providence Maraneli Government has availed ZWL$8 million for the rehabilitation of Manama hospital after the entire female ward was blown off by heavy winds this month. The winds left…

Second Republic committed to ensuring quality health care for all

By ZBC Reporter President Emmerson Mnangagwa says no citizen will be left behind in terms of access to quality health care. He gave the assurance while unveiling the Great Zimbabwe…

Zim records spike in substance use disorders

By ZBC ReporterThe increase in the number of drug and substance abuse-related mental disorders has become a cause for concern, with local centres recording a spike in the number of…

Postnatal depression, a silent killer

By Fungai Jachi POSTNATAL depression (PND) is an emerging psychiatric issue and a devastating public health challenge that has seen most women suffering in silence. Postpartum or postnatal depression is…

Govt launches new national COVID-19 response strategy

By ZBC Reporter The government has revamped its national response mechanism to the COVID-19 pandemic, with a new structure aimed at consolidating the gains made so far and strengthening the…

World Bank hands over ICU equipment to government

  By ZBC Reporter The World Bank has availed intensive care unit equipment which will be distributed to five central hospitals, as part of complementing government’s Covid-19 response and institutional…

Govt constructs houses for staff at Mahusekwa Hospital

By Jerold Sasa ACCOMMODATION challenges are set to be a thing of the past at Mahusekwa District Hospital with the government constructing staff houses at one of the biggest health…

Inside Nigeria’s unregulated human egg industry

Aljazeera – It was a hot afternoon in October 2019, and 22-year-old Joan* had just been crying in a ward of a private hospital in Mokola, a neighbourhood of Ibadan…

Doctors target female congregants in breast awareness campaign

By ZBC Reporter With October being Breast Cancer Month, attention has been drawn to the importance of early detection which remains the primary way to prevent the development of the…

Youths take part in Anti-drug abuse campaign

By ZBC Reporter Stakeholders have intensified the fight against drug and substance abuse with the focus on high density suburbs which have become havens for these illegal activities. Drug and…