This day is celebrated every year to raise awareness about the challenges faced by preterm babies and their families. A premature baby has a huge impact (positive and less positive) on the whole family. According to the World Health Organisation 15 million babies are born prematurely in the world each year. This is more than 1 in 10 babies.
August 11, 2023
Understanding one of the deadliest cancers to afflict mankind.
August 4, 2023
Dr. Lynette Augustine delves into five myths and truths about going into labour
August 1, 2023
Dr. Esther Rockson says as more research is conducted, breastfeeding holds more than just a nutritional benefit for baby.
July 31, 2023
August is upon us, the time of the year to celebrate our special heroes – organ and tissue donors that save and improve the lives of strangers as an end of life wish. A single donor can save up to seven lives with solid organ donation, such as hearts, lungs, livers and kidneys; and improve … Continued
July 31, 2023
In South Africa the incidence of Colo-rectal cancer is increasing, and it is noted that screening for colon cancer reduces Colo-rectal cancer related morbidity and mortality.
July 31, 2023
We are pleased to announce that the online pre-admissions form is now available on our websites.
July 21, 2023
This technique can be used both for cosmetic reductions as well as treatment of early breast cancer in patients with larger breasts.
July 18, 2023
As we celebrate our beloved hero, here’s how we’ve incorporated Madiba into our everyday lives.
July 4, 2023
So many healthcare professionals and patients trust Busamed. Here’s what we’ve put into ‘the Premium Care and Personal Touch’ that we simply call, the Busamed way.
June 30, 2023
Pelo Foundation is delighted and grateful to have been able to live up to its slogan: Every Beat Counts to raise funds and awareness for children living with Congenital Heart Disease (CHD).
June 26, 2023
Brittle bones and injuries are common in seniors and usually indicate an underlying problem.
June 22, 2023
Qiniso Modlane talks to us about moving from stage 3 nasopharyngeal cancer to being in remission.
June 14, 2023
“Make Lupus Visible”, was the theme of this year’s World Lupus Day, celebrated on 10th May. The intention was to create awareness of Lupus, and its social, psychological and economic impacts.
May 30, 2023
An eight-year-old boy, Revano MacBride is enjoying playing street games with his friends. This comes after surgery to have a hole in his tiny heart repaired. The successful operation was made possible by Pelo Foundation together with its partners Busamed Hospital Group and Wings and Wishes.
May 26, 2023
Prostate cancer is one of the most common cancers affecting men worldwide, including South Africa. Early detection is key in effectively managing prostate cancer. Therefore, it is essential for men to be aware of the signs and symptoms associated with this condition. Dr. Avikar Singh discusses the key indicators to look out for and provide insights into the South African guidelines for prostate cancer screening.