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Film: Diabetes and Hypertension

Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as diabetes and hypertension present a huge health burden in South Africa. Both are targeted in the HiEH programme.

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Film: HIV and TB

DWF is addressing the threat of HIV and TB in earnest. By December 2015, close to 100,000 people had been tested for HIV and screened for TB respectively.

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Marrying western medicine with local knowledge

Indigenous knowledge must be taken into account when addressing health in rural communities   Read More…

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HiEH screens 50,000th person

The Donald Woods Foundation celebrated an important milestone recently  Read More…

DWF’s Livestock Programme in Farmer’s Weekly

The DWF Livestock Support Programme is  Read More…

An inspiring story: XDR-TB survivor film

Watch XDR-TB survivor Xolelwa Joni tell  Read More…

Growing young scientists in rural Mbashe

March 2016 was a busy month at Hobeni, Read More…

Exercise is medicine

Lilly Connecting Hearts Abroad 2015 ambassador, Randall Dick blogs about the HiEH Read More…

Lilly SA visits MDR-TB sites

During a recent tour of DWF MDR-TB sites in East London, Lilly SA Exco  Read More…

‘Mama B saved my life’

When DWF visited Nongilani as part of the HiEH screening programme, she was desperate.  Read More…