Poor growth figures spell misery for many and problems for most, says Terry Bell.
It's no joke - sanitary shortcomings hamper economic growth, says Leopold Scholtz.
Find out how the savings account on your medical scheme option works.
The Western world's first gene therapy drug is set to go on sale in Germany with a €1.1m price tag, a new record for a medicine to treat a rare disease.
The demand for private health care in SA is expected to remain strong, which will support Netcare's growth over the next few years, says group CEO Richard Friedland.
Executives from AstraZeneca will present further details of its new drugs to investors at a six-hour meeting.
AstraZeneca, determined to show it has a strong independent future after seeing off a
$118bn bid, says it has made good progress in developing new drugs.
Bird flu was found on a duck farm in England days after it was discovered in Dutch chickens, forcing authorities to destroy poultry and restrict exports.
The company at the centre of a probe into why more than a dozen women have died after being sterilised in India has denied responsibility.
Pfizer appears unlikely to make a fresh bid for AstraZeneca in 12 days time, when an enforced cooling-off period ends, sources say.
The Constitutional Court is to hear an appeal to decide if applicants from the LA Health Medical Scheme can receive retrenchment benefits.
Discovery will purchase the 25% stake in Britain's Prudential Health Holdings it does not already hold.
Now that new medicines promise to cure millions of hepatitis C patients in coming years,
drugmakers are turning their attention to other liver diseases.
Private hospital operator Mediclinic has reported a 10% rise in first-year profit, helped by favourable currency swings and a solid showing at home.
Real estate has emerged from one of its toughest down-cycles, says an expert.
An irate Cell C client is making a fresh bid to remove his blacklisting.
Compound interest can work for or against you, says an expert.
Discovery sheds light on the debate about members' claims from the Road Accident Fund.
Advice for a user seeking an investment to provide for his children's education.
Ten principles to enhance your chances of business success.
An R8 000+ bill for five hours at a private hospital was the final straw for a user.
How to protect yourself from shady tourist operators who peddle in fake accommodation.
Pick n Pay and Discovery show two sides of reputation management, says Solly Moeng.
The "mess in Brazil" is cited as one of the reasons for firing Chris Viehbacher, CEO of French drugmaker Sanofi.
Nothing, and we mean nothing, will keep goalkeeper Scott Stirling from stopping the ball!
Insiders say staff at Samsung Electronics have never been so anxious ahead of the
annual reshuffle, as weak smartphone performances and earnings hit the company.
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