Health in South Africa
In South Africa, private and public health systems exist in parallel. The public system serves the vast majority of the population, but is chronically underfunded and understaffed. The wealthiest 20% ...
Disability in South Africa
South Africans with disabilities constitute a sizable proportion of the population. As a developing country and given the legacy of apartheid the position and status of disabled people in society is e...
HIV/AIDS in South Africa
HIV/AIDS in South Africa is a prominent health concern; South Africa is believed to have more people with HIV/AIDS than any other country in the world.The 2007 UNAIDS report estimated that 5,700,000 S...
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List of hospitals in South Africa
This is a list of hospitals in South Africa.
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List of hospitals in South Africa - Wikipedia
Water supply and sanitation in South Africa
Water supply and sanitation in South Africa is characterised by both achievements and challenges. After the end of Apartheid South Africa's newly elected government struggled with the then growing ser...
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Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital
Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital (CHBAH) is the third largest hospital in the world after the School of Medicine, Sichuan University (aka West China Medical University) and Chang Gung Memorial...
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HIV/AIDS in South African townships
South Africa’s HIV/AIDS epidemic, which is among the most severe in the world, is concentrated in its townships, where many black South Africans live due to the lingering effects of the Group Areas Ac...
Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma
Nkosazana Clarice Dlamini-Zuma (born 27 January 1949) is a South African politician and anti-apartheid activist. She was South Africa's Minister of Health from 1994 to 1999, under President Nelson Man...
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Cecilia Makiwane
Cecilia Makiwane (1880-1919) was the first African registered professional nurse in South Africa and an early activist in the struggle for women’s rights.
Cecilia Makiwane was born in 1880 at the ...
Christ the Healer Project
Christ The Healer Project is a charitable organisation andsupport group for the Youth Alive program of AIDS/HIV workshops based in the Transkei region of South Africa, which is directed by Fr. Matthi...
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Department of Health (South Africa)
The Department of Health is the executive department of the South African government which is assigned to health matters.
LIFE Healthcare Group
LIFE Healthcare Group, formerly Afrox Healthcare, is the second largest private hospital operator in South Africa, with 6,500 beds. It is owned by Brimstone Investment Corporation. It is also the larg...
Albert Hertzog
Dr. Albert Hertzog (4 July 1899 in Bloemfontein - 5 November 1982 in Pretoria) was a South African politician and founder of the Herstigte Nasionale Party.
He was the son of general J. B. M. Hertz...
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Denmar Psychiatric Hospital
Denmar is a private psychiatric hospital situated in the east of Pretoria.
Denmar was established in 1951 and was the first private psychiatric hospital in Pretoria. It started as an 18-bed facil...
Abdullah Abdurahman
Abdullah Abdurahman (18 December 1872 – 2 February 1940) was a South African politician and physician, born in Wellington, South Africa. He was the first coloured city councillor of Cape Town, a...
National Accessibility Portal
South Africa's National Accessibility Portal (NAP) is a 'one-stop' information, services and communications channel that will support everyone involved in the disability field – persons with disabilit...
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Netcare
Netcare (Network Healthcare Holdings Limited) is a South African health care company. It is the largest provider of private healthcare (after LIFE Healthcare, formally known as Afrox Healthcare and Me...
Water privatization in South Africa
Water privatisation in South Africa is a contentious issue, given the history of denial of access to water and persisting poverty. Water privatisation has taken many different forms in South Africa. S...
Joseph Sonnabend
Joseph Adolph Sonnabend (born 6 January 1933) is an Afrikaans physician, scientist and HIV/AIDS researcher, notable for pioneering community-based research, the propagation of safe sex to prevent infe...
Delivery of water to households far from sources of safe water
The South African Child Labour Programme of Action provides that pilot projects should be run on the Delivery of water to households far from sources of safe water. The Survey of Activities of Young P...