Health

1 day ago | February 22, 2019

What causes dizziness?

Tendai Zuze Matters of  Health The term dizziness describes everything from feeling lightheaded or faint to a feeling of ...

1 week ago | February 15, 2019

Dealing with heartburn

HEARTBURN is a flaming sensation in your chest, just behind your breastbone. Heartburn pain is often worse when lying ...

2 weeks ago | February 8, 2019

Common sexually transmitted infections

THIS being the month of love, I thought I would dwell on an unwanted consequence of love which is sexually transmitted ...

4 weeks ago | January 25, 2019

Know more about malaria

Dr Tendai Zuze MALARIA is a disease caused by a parasite transmitted by the bite of infected mosquitoes.

1 month ago | January 11, 2019

Health concerns around flies

Dr Zuze Matters of Health FLIES are not only a nuisance; they also pose serious health concerns and are responsible for ...

Choose A-Level Lit students wisely

Morris Mtisi Education Correspondent WISELY means not filling up classes because some teacher must have an area to ...

Ungodly prophets, new slay queens: Welcome to 2019

YOURS Truly thought the New Year will come with new things but alas we still have the same old evil ‘‘men of God’’ and ...

2 months ago | December 28, 2018

Those burning feet…

Dr Tendai Zuze Health matters Do you get burning feet? Paraesthesia is the medical term for that hot, painful, “pins and ...

Friendship Bench should support HIV-positive Zimbabweans

Health Correspondent Zimbaweans living with HIV also suffer from post-traumatic stress order (PTSD), often because of ...

2 months ago | December 21, 2018

Should you take herbal medicines?

Matters of health Dr Zuze Before you take any herbal medicines, it would be wise to consider the benefits and ...

2 months ago | December 14, 2018

World Aids Day: Know your HIV status

Catherine Murombedzi Post Correspondent MANY districts marked World Aids Day in Zimbabwe on 1 December. Rujeko Stadium ...

Alcohol poisoning this festive season

Matters of Health Dr Tendai Zuze Now that we are officially in the festive season, a lot of people will be drinking a ...

3 months ago | December 7, 2018

Soft signs of HIV infection

Dr Zuze Matters of Health KNOWING your HIV status is an important component of the fight against HIV and AIDS.

3 months ago | November 30, 2018

Could you be diabetic…?

Dr Zuze Health matters DIABETES mellitus refers to a group of diseases that affect how your body uses blood glucose, ...

Manage your emotions: Stay out of trouble

Dr Mazvita Machinga FROM time to time, I have heard people saying that “there is nothing to be sad about”. Why are you ...