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Let’s Talk EUP campaign

Michele du Plessis It is not strange to see a pregnant teenager in her school uniform, carrying her school books on her back and the baby in her tummy. School principals, teachers and staff at high schools all over the country will be able to tell you just how many pregnant girls there are in […]

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Be Kind to your doctor

Michele du Plessis Doctors, nurses and healthcare workers have all experienced abuse by patients, their families and friends. It is common to hear the sad stories of patients being rude or aggressive towards the doctor or nurses, especially in the state-owned hospitals or clinics. A recent study to gain a deeper understanding of how healthcare […]

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Combating wildlife crime

News Desk Opening the 3rd annual conference of the Global Wildlife Programme in Pretoria, the Minister of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries, Ms Barbara Creecy, expressed the “hope that this conference would help to build alliances between the private sector, local communities and international partners to address the pressing issues of conservation and society. We need […]