Intimate partner violence and HIV treatment adherence in urban South Africa: mediating role of perinatal common mental disorders - Hatcher AM, Turan JM, St öckl H, Woollett N, García-Moreno C, Christofides NJ.
BACKGROUND: Antiretroviral therapy (ART) has potential to eliminate perinatal HIV infections, but adherence to ART in late pregnancy and postpartum is often suboptimal. Intimate partner violence (IPV) may influence non-adherence among perinatal women livin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Yellen discusses energy transition in South Africa
U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen is discussing South Africa’s transition from its heavy reliance on coal to greener energy sources during talks with the country's finance minister Thursday. Yellen made brief remarks to reporters ahead of a meeting with Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana in…#ustreasury #janetyellen #southafricas #finance #enochgodongwana #pretoria #southafrica #eastcoast #western #ukraine (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Russia, South Africa and a'redesigned global order': The Kremlin's hearts and minds machine is steaming ahead
Russia and South Africa vowed this week to strengthen bilateral ties and will embark on a joint military exercise next month, coinciding with the anniversary of the invasion of Ukraine. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov visited Pretoria as part of an African tour, his second since the…#southafrica #ukraine #russian #sergeilavrov #pretoria #african #botswana #angola #eswatini #western (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

South Africa ’s Ruling Party Blames Everyone But Itself for Power Crisis
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Source: Reuters: Health - January 25, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

South Africa: Govt Urges Caution During Heatwave Season
[Govt of SA] Government urges South Africans to take extra caution as the heatwave persists in certain parts of the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 25, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news

New Business Technology Transfer Provides Benefits for African Pharmaceutical Industry
The African Pharmaceutical Technology Foundation will be hosted by Rwanda. It is part of the African Development Bank’s commitment to spend at least USD 3 billion over the next ten years to support Africa's pharmaceutical and vaccine manufacturing sector. Medical and pharmaceutical experts pose for a group photo with their colleagues during the forum to introduce the newly launched African Pharmaceutical Technology Foundation last month in Kigali. Credit: Aimable Twahirwa/IPSBy Aimable TwahirwaKIGALI, Jan 25 2023 (IPS) A few months after German biotechnology company BioNTech announced the establishment of the first-ever ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - January 25, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Aimable Twahirwa Tags: Africa COVID-19 Development & Aid Featured Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies TerraViva United Nations IPS UN Bureau IPS UN Bureau Report Rwanda Source Type: news

Top South African Poultry Firm Predicts Losses on Power Outages
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Source: Reuters: Health - January 25, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Millennial Millionaire Venture Capitalist Adam Struck Has Some Financial Advice For Gen Zs
Much of the financial advice that’s given to young people today makes Adam Struck cringe. Struck — a South African-born, Los Angeles-raised venture capitalist — says young people today have more access to personal financial tools and information than any generation prior. But as a result, they are…#adamstruck #southafrican #genzers #genz #jurisdoctorate #georgetownlaw #kellogg #struck #kirklandellis #venturecapital (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 24, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Putin looks to prove Russia's case against the West with new ally
Desperate to prove that Russia still has friends amid the ongoing war in Ukraine, the Kremlin is turning to African nations in hopes of finding an unexpected new ally. On Monday, Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov headed to South Africa to kick off his second African tour since the invasion…#ukraine #kremlin #african #sergeylavrov #southafrica #lavrov #moscow #southafrican #naledipandor #pandor (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 23, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ukraine latest: Russia's Lavrov touts military cooperation with China, South Africa
The Russian invasion of Ukraine that began in February 2022 continues, with casualties rising on both sides. Ukrainian forces are mounting a strong counteroffensive against Russian troops, reclaiming territory lost when Moscow launched its invasion. Ukraine has managed to withstand the Russian…#russian #ukraine #moscow #western #volodymyrzelenskyy #quad #southafrica #sergeylavrov #pretoria #southafrican (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 23, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Snakebite in South Africa: a retrospective review May 2015-June 2020 - Lermer A, Marks C, Kellermann TA.
Snakebite envenoming in Sub-Saharan Africa present a significant public health problem. An investigation into how often species responsible for envenomation were correctly identified, as well as which venomous species caused the most frequent and problemat... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 23, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Non-Human Animals and Insects Source Type: news

South African Crypto Ads Must Now State Investments ‘May Result in Loss of Capital’
Companies, celebrities, and influencers who hawk crypto will soon have to warn potential buyers that the investments they peddle may lead to financial ruin—at least in one jurisdiction. On Monday, South Africa’s Advertising Regulatory Board released new guidelines obliging crypto advertisements to…#southafricas #influencers #cryptocom #coinbase #ftx #adverts #superbowl #curbyourenthusiasm #larrydavid #jimmyfallon (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 23, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

South Africa Inquires About Rapid Deployment of Power Ships
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Source: Reuters: Health - January 23, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

South Africa: Getting a Covid Booster Shot Is Not As Easy As It Should Be
[GroundUp] Under-50s will be eligible in February for a second booster (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 23, 2023 Category: African Health Source Type: news

South Africa ’s Ramaphosa Urges Eskom to Delay Power-Price Hikes
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Source: Reuters: Health - January 22, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news