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Mrs South Africa finalist Zama Bekwa joins Salome to #BreakTheSilence about infertility

Mrs South Africa finalist Zama Bekwa has officially joined the 3Sixty Biomedicine movement to #BreakTheSilence around infertility Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) and other female health issues. Zama, a wife and mother from Bryanston in Gauteng, announced her partnership on October 20. She is excited to help abolish the taboos around female health. “This new partnership…

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IFAASA with SASREG on the breakthrough in their 7 year battle against cover for infertility treatment

Some exciting news to shout out about from South Africa’s national charity IFAASA! Established in 2013, the Infertility Awareness Association of South Africa (IFAASA) was founded with two main objectives in mind. Firstly, to inform the public of infertility and secondly to tackle the mammoth task of getting medical aids to pay for infertility treatment.…

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Why IVFbabble Africa is dedicated to providing honest, accurate and supportive information

Here at IVFbabble, we know only so well the importance of frank talk and accurate information about fertility options That’s why it has been so crucial for us to launch IVFBabble Africa. We want people dealing with infertility in Africa to have a central database, support center, and resource for issues and news around fertility…

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Understanding PCOS by Dr Mark Faesen

PCOS is a severe genetic, hormonal, metabolic, and reproductive disorder that affects women of all ages It is a cause of female infertility, which can lead to other severe conditions including obesity, type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and endometrial cancer. It is PCOS (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome) Awareness Month, so we sat down with our expert…

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Gospel singer Kambua shares journey to motherhood

African gospel singer and television presenter, Kambua, has talked candidly about her journey to motherhood, and the cruel trolls who mocked her childlessness The celebrity, from Nairobi, said she got to the point where she was ready to release her husband from their marriage due to their inability to have children. Kambua got married to…

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Delicious pepper soup

By Sue Bedford (MSc Nutritional Therapy) African pepper soup is a nutritious intensely flavoured soup It is served throughout West Africa especially in Nigeria, Cameroon and other neighbouring African countries. Soups and…

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