Health

3 days ago | March 22, 2019

Survival tips in case of near drowning

Near-drowning refers to almost dying from suffocating under water. It is the last stage before actual drowning, which ...

1 week ago | March 15, 2019

Alzheimer’s disease, often forgotten

Dr Zuze Health Matters Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive disease that destroys memory and other important mental ...

NGO sets up 25 nutritional gardens in Makoni

Lovemore Kadzura Rusape Correspondent A local Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) is complementing Government’s efforts ...

2 weeks ago | March 8, 2019

How to get rid of itching head lice

Head lice, (inda in shona) are tiny insects that feed on blood from the human scalp. Head lice infestation most often ...

3 weeks ago | March 1, 2019

After a disaster: What can you do?

Dr Mazvi Machinga Health Matters When the news that,people have perished in a flooded mine, two buses had an accident, ...

1 month 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 month 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 months 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 ...

2 months 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.

2 months 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 ...

3 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 ...

3 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 ...