Johannesburg based women’s medical imaging centre achieves international MRI accreditation

(Johannesburg) – The radiology department at Netcare Park Lane Hospital in Johannesburg has been awarded international accreditation in breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) by the...

Dog makes lucky escape from drowning

(Pietermaritzburg) - He's cheated death and he’s one Lucky hound. The local Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) has rescued a dog...

‘STEPtember’ Campaign for 2000 SA Children Born with Clubfoot

Around 2000 children are born with clubfoot in South Africa every year.     Children born with clubfoot are unable to walk, run or play due to...

What’s behind the boy with the biggest smile

(Mbombela) - When Athalia was handed her new born son for the first time she admits to being scared by his appearance. Siyabonga was...

Teen judo fighter from Uitenhage flies to Burundi

Lithemba Magajana, a grade 10 learner at Gamble Street High School in Uitenhage and ranked number one in the Cadet Division by Judo South...

Two Oceans ‘crutch runner’ aiming even higher

While 31-year-old Ipeleng "Crazy Legs" Khunou is relieved he finished the Two Oceans half marathon on crutches just before the cut-off time, he believes...

From teasing to triumph – how three youngsters have modern medicine...

Three young boys living in a rural community along the Eastern Cape coastline had, until recently, one thing in common: they were mercilessness teased...

Fewer babies born with HIV in South Africa

(Western Cape) -  Programme changes over last 15 years have yielded excellent results. Fewer than two babies out of every 100 born to HIV-positive mothers...

Running 100 miles for boy with Congenital Muscular Dystrophy

Michael Dickerson (42) from Hoedspruit Limpopo was participating in a trail running series when he met Daniël Otto (6), a boy suffering from Congenital...

uShaka’s Swimanathi promotes water safety!

Summer doesn’t just mean fun in the sun for every youngster in KwaZulu-Natal. Although many live along the East Coast of South Africa, children...

SA’s JackalBerry MTB Challenge: The charity ride that has changed the...

(Gauteng) - There are probably few MTB events in the world that started out as a dare among friends around a braai, that have...

From Champ to CEO

Olympic Champion, Ryk Neethling, announced as CEO of the Princess Charlene of Monaco Foundation South Africa. A friend and fellow South African swimmer to Her...