Fridays are Red Ribbon days

22 November 2017 The countdown to World Aids Day has already begun, and South Africans are reminded to continue participating in Red Ribbon Fridays in the build up to 1 December. Red Ribbon Fridays started on 10 November and should be sustained until 1 December on World Aids Day. This has also been encouraged by […]

Africa: To End HIV Epidemic, Listen to the Youth

Original article on | 14 March 2017 | by Ange Kagame We have what it takes to change the course of our generation’s destiny. Will we all rise to the occasion? I grew up in Africa in the ’90s, a period now often called the continent’s lost decade. It is a decade that many Africans associate […]

Lovedale launches HIV programme

Original article on| 17 November 2016 | by Mbali Tanana Delay anything that may distract you from your studies – that’s the message from deputy higher education minister Mduduzi Manana to students. He was speaking at the launch of an HIV/Aids programme at Lovedale FET College’s Zwelitsha campus this week. Students from various surrounding institutions, […]

Dalmondeor donates to Bokang

Original article on by Shernovia Reddy BOKANG Mosia is an amazing 10-year-old boy with a drive to help less fortunate children through his initiative, Bokang Blanket Drive that gave birth to the Bokang Mosia Foundation. This young lad was also the Lead South African Youth Hero for July 2015. Grade one learners of Laerskool […]

This is what 11 hours a day in front of a screen is doing to your eyes

Original article on |12October 2016 |By Roy Hessel, Your mom warned you sitting too close to the TV wasn’t a good idea. It turns out she wasn’t entirely off the mark, says Roy Hessel, president and CEO of Clearly and Coastal. “Digital eye strain” is now a real condition, defined as the physical eye discomfort […]

South Africa: Women Join Forces to Beat Diabetes

Original article on | 23 August 2016 | Pretoria — Women from different walks of life on Saturday converged at the CSIR in Pretoria to raise funds for the Bongi Ngema-Zuma (BNZ) Foundation to raise awareness about diabetes. According to statistics released by the International Diabetes Federation in November 2015, 415 million people are living […]