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SA traditional medicine comes under the microscope

Main Topix: Deputy Prime Minister Thokozani Khupe And Vice President John Nkomo - Zimbabwe Media Commission Chairperson Godfrey Majonga
A Selection Of Traditional Medicine On Display At The Faraday Muti Market In Johannesburg. Picture: SUNDAY TIMESSOWETO — After decades in the shadows, South Africa’s traditional healers, or sangomas, are modernising and becoming big business, raising questions about the need for strict r

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Human Rights Report 2013: Zimbabwe   US Embassy - Zimbabwe
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Human Rights Practices 2007- Zimbabwe   US Embassy - Zimbabwe
Human Rights Report 2011: Zimbabwe   US Embassy - Zimbabwe
Human Rights Report 2009 - Zimbabwe   US Embassy - Zimbabwe

Differentiated medicine price increase plan 'too complicated'

Main Topix: Medicines Control Council - Department Of Health
THE head of generic drugs importer Pharma Dynamics on Tuesday voiced opposition to the Department of Health’s proposal to introduce a new mechanism for determining price increase

Litha stock plummets on disappointing results

Main Topix: Department Of Science And Technology - Department Of Health
DIVERSIFIED medical group Litha Healthcare’s shares fell as much as 8% to an intraday low of R1.92 on Friday after the company reported that its earnings nearly halved. Litha, wh

Breakthrough against drug resistant TB

Main Topix: Stellenbosch University Task Applied Science - Food And Drug Administration
Copy Of Ca P11 TB Development DoneScientists at the Brooklyn Chest Hospital are optimistic about new multidrug-resistant TB antibiotic Delamanid. Cape Town - Local tuberculosis experts are optimistic that a novel T
  • Business Day
    Gates Foundation forms new health partnerships in South Africa

EDITORIAL: Motsoaledi right to clamp down

Main Topix: Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi - Medicines Control Council
THE "freedom of trade" section of the bill of rights states that "every citizen has the right to choose their trade, occupation or profession freely". Importantly, however, it goes
  • Business Day
    Don't let religious beliefs impede children's care, say US doctors

Complementary medicine industry resists change

Main Topix: Medicines And Related Substances Act - Australian Therapeutic Goods Agency
SOUTH Africa’s R8bn complementary medicines industry is blatantly resisting the government’s attempts at regulation, ignoring a February 15 deadline to put disclaimers on its p
  • Business Day
    How a small factory in Port Elizabeth conquered the world

Clamour for medical marijuana

Iol News Pic Medical Dagga Dispensary
Main Topix: Cancer Association Of South Africa - Medicines Control Council
Iol News Pic Medical Dagga DispensaryA medical cannabis outlet in Denver, Colorado. Johannesburg - Cape Town mother Lindsey Martin believes she has quality of life today because of cannabis oil. And she is not alone &

New regulatory institute 'a boost' for medicines council

Main Topix: Innovative Pharmaceutical Association South Africa - South African Health Products Regulatory Agency
THE Department of Health will launch a specialised institute of regulatory medicine in April as one of the measures to improve the capacity of the Medicines Control Council (MCC) t
  • Mail & Guardian
    Zuma's 2014 State of the Nation Address fact-checked
  • Daily Maverick
    Health Professions Council tried to stop exposure of Eastern Cape health crisis

Medicine ads under the microscope

Main Topix: Minister Of Health And Medicines Control Council - Advertising Standards Authority
THE Advertising Standards Authority's right to rule on adverts of health or complementary medicine products is being challenged in court. Groupon and Solal Technologies have filed