Thursday, July 19, 2018
Dr Israel Dube MBChB, MMed (Surgery), FCS (ECSA) The colon, also called the large intestine is the last part of the intestines where the body extracts water and salt from solidifying stool. The right colon is wider than the left  and also the contents are more liquid on the right and...
Dr J. C. Mangwiro MMED (UZ) MSC Diabetes (Cardiff University, UK), FCP (ECSA) IN THIS ISSUE What causes Diabetes: n Risk factors and prevention; n Symptoms; n Getting a diagnosis; n Long-term effects; n Diabetes is a life-long disease that affects the way one’s body handles glucose, a kind of sugar, in one’s  blood. Most people with the...
Mr M. C Wazara Specialist General Surgeon The skin of a human being is the largest organ in the body. It has many complex functions, such as to keep body parts and fluids in and to create a protective barrier preventing outside germs from entering the body. It helps to...
Dr.John Chamunorwa Mangwiro M.D.MMED{Med}UZ.Consultant Specialist Physician ,Consultant Specialist Diabetologist Diabetes is a global issue, affecting hundreds of millions of people worldwide. Many people describe diabetes as being a pandemic. There are several types of diabetes, in this issue we will discuss type 1, but first the Zimbabwean issue in brief. The Zimbabwean...
Dr Alex Danso Consulant Urologist Doctor, I have seen blood in my urine, but I am not in pain. Is this dangerous?This week we discuss a condition in which there is blood in the urine. This is called Haematuria when observed with the eyes we call it Macrohaematuria or Gross...
Dr T.  Mhlanga Specialist Gynaecologist Sub-fertility is defined as the inability to achieve pregnancy after 12 months of regular unprotected intercourse, 15 percent of all couples are affected. The chance of conception in an individual cycle is about 20 percent thus in a year, 85 percent of all couples would...
Dr Alex Danso Consultant Urologist Since Biblical days, childlessness in couples has been a distressing situation and has always been considered as a female problem. So we read for instance that “The Lord had closed the womb” of the female but today a lot more light has been shed on this...
Dr Alex Danso Consultant Urologist “From the very origins in time, man has been beleaguered by the problem of erectile dysfunction. As a real organic syndrome, a less tangible force from the imagination, or as a clever mixture of both, fantasy and knowledge have been elegantly brought together all through...
Dr Alex Danso Consultant Urologist Prostate cancer is the most common form of cancer in men worldwide (besides skin cancer), but only one in 35 men die from prostate cancer. In the United Kingdom for example it is said to be the third commonest male cancer and over 60 000 new...
A business (also known as an enterprise, a company or a firm) is an organizational entity involved in the provision of goods and services to consumers.Businesses serve as a form of economic activity, and are prevalent in capitalist economies, where most of them are privately owned and provide goods...