Category: Health

Health experts bemoan poor equipment

renal machine.jpgLack of adequate and efficient machinery to treat cancer at its early stages has led to the increased number of patients who succumb to the disease before they are diagnosed, health experts have said.

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HIV testing for all pregnant women?

pregnant_woman.jpgA call has been made for the enactment of a law which will make it mandatory for pregnant women to be tested for HIV if the goal of eradicating mother to child HIV transmission and eventually create an AIDS free generation in Zimbabwe is to be achieved.

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Mixed nuts improve blood sugar

variety_of_nuts_.jpgDuring a new trial, researchers at the University of Toronto compared blood measurements of 117 people with type 2 diabetes that were randomly assigned to consume each day either 57 grammes of mixed nuts, or a healthy muffin or half nuts and half muffin.

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