Health

2 weeks ago | November 23, 2019

Avoid being caught in the rains

Andile Tshuma THE long-awaited rains are finally upon us but they are coming at a time when farmers in Matabeleland ...

3 weeks ago | November 16, 2019

Using public toilets a nightmare

Andile Tshuma Public toilets are meant for our convenience, however using them can be a nightmare.  People do all sorts ...

4 weeks ago | November 9, 2019

Zimpapers takes the fight from awareness to action

Health, Andile Tshuma So today is finally the day the Zimpapers Annual Cancer Power Walk takes place with scores of ...

1 month ago | November 2, 2019

Let’s stand up and fight breast cancer

Andile Tshuma The month dedicated to bringing awareness to one disease that affects millions nationwide has come to an ...

Menstrual health not just a women’s issue

Andile Tshuma WOMEN’S monthly periods are costing them so much more than the pain of menstrual cramps. The stigma that ...

1 month ago | October 23, 2019

Rotary Club ramps up polio eradication fight

Michell Zvanyanya, Chronicle Reporter  The Rotary club of Bulawayo South has intensified an end polio campaign to ...

2 months ago | October 19, 2019

World Food Day — encouraging healthy diets for a #ZeroHunger World

Andile Tshuma More than two million people are in need of food aid in Zimbabwe this year.   With the soaring prices of ...

3 months ago | September 21, 2019

Parenting children with seasonal allergies

Andile Tshuma I don’t know what’s happening with the weather in Bulawayo lately. Just the other Saturday, we were ...

4 months ago | August 10, 2019

Promote adolescent access to sexual health services

Health, Andile Tshuma SCHOOLS have closed once again and parents have been reunited with their children who have been ...

4 months ago | August 3, 2019

Breastfeeding: It’s an obligation of both parents

Andile Tshuma The first week of August signifies one of the most important events on the nutrition calendar.  It is ...

Zimbabwe HIV drug resistance rate high

Thandeka Moyo, Health Reporter  ZIMBABWE is among the top six countries in Africa with a high HIV drug resistance rate ...

8 months ago | April 10, 2019

Letters to the editor: Zimbabwe should promote adolescent access ...

Elizabeth Andreya Although Zimbabwe has one of the highest rates of contraceptive use in Southern Africa, sexually ...

10 months ago | February 2, 2019

A receding hairline is every woman’s nightmare

Andile Tshuma, Health The cases of hair loss may be many, sometimes it’s genetics and hormones, sometimes it’s a result ...

2 years ago | August 22, 2017

Investors shortlisted for Ekusileni

Pamela Shumba, Senior Reporter A TOTAL of nine prospective investors have been shortlisted to run Ekusileni Hospital as ...