Hospitals to receive medicines and equipments

Medicines and medical sundries procured under a US$20 million facility provided by the Government recently will soon be distributed to Government hospitals since they have started arriving in the country.…

Asthma allergy and immunology lab launched in Harare

By ZBC Reporter A LOCAL asthma allergy and immunology specialist laboratory has been certified by the Southern African Development Community Accreditation Service and the Standards Association of Zimbabwe amid calls…

Normalcy slowly returns to hospitals after doctors return

By ZBC Reporter The return of doctors and consultants at the country’s five biggest referral hospitals after an absence of almost three months has provided a ray of hope to…

Viral outbreak in Hong Kong revives fears of SARS epidemic

HONG KONG authorities have moved to a “serious response” level as fears spread about a mysterious infectious disease that may have been brought back by visitors to a mainland Chinese…

AI beats human breast cancer diagnosis

A COMPUTER PRGRAMME can identify breast cancer from routine scans with greater accuracy than human experts, researchers said in what they hoped could prove a breakthrough in the fight against…

WATCH:Counterfeit medicine alert

By Janet Munyaka Medicines Control Authority of Zimbabwe (MCAZ) has issued a medicine alert after investigations revealed the existence of counterfeit medicine on the market. The counterfeit cough syrup has…

INDIA: Zimbabwean infant with rare heart defect gets new lease of life

By Telanganatoday.com HYDERABAD: Heart surgeons at Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS), Secunderabad, conducted a complex heart surgery on a 11-month-old baby from Zimbabwe, who was suffering from congenital heart…

Health kiosks expanding HIV services in Zimbabwe

By reliefweb.int IF you drive through Zimbabwe on a typical Saturday or Sunday, you will see many places of religious worship. Some are static structures, while others are mobile. Some…

More striking doctors return to work – says new association

JUNIOR doctors under the banner, Progressive Doctors Association of Zimbabwe, have returned to work and managed to convince others to sign resumption of duty forms as a commitment for them…