ORourke says he wouldnt be running for president…

Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke addresses a canvassing kickoff event for Iowa state senate candidate Eric Giddens in Waterloo, Iowa. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke said Saturday if he had won…

Four senators push resolution to halt Trumps border…

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Four Republican and Democratic senators are introducing a resolution to block President Donald Trump's emergency declaration to build a barrier at the U.S.-Mexico border. The measure comes from Republican Sens. Susan…

Diabetes is a lifestyle condition – Germiston City…

Community service dietitian at Bertha Gxowa Hospital, Joan Akob, was the driving force behind launching the hospital’s first Diabetes Support Group. Launched in March, the support group had their year-end party on November 14 just…

Turning the Tide – Conquering the scourge of…

Hypertension is the leading risk factor for premature death worldwide.  It increases the mortality rates associated with diabetes, heart attacks, strokes, kidney disease and eye disease.  What is alarming is the increasing incidence of this…

Malaria Makes A Comeback In South Africa –…

The Malaria-carrying Anopheles mosquito. As the northern parts of South Africa head into their rainy summer season, visitors to areas where malaria is endemic are warned to pay the necessary attention to protecting themselves from…

Warning to pet owners about deadly puppy virus…

Image for illustration. Photo: Pexels There has been a noted increase in canine parvovirus infections during the spring and summer months, the Tshwane SPCA said this week. Puppies should receive their first vaccination at six…