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As a company that cares deeply about the communities in which it operates, Engen has partnered with the Gift of the Givers to provide food relief to the South Durban community, distributing 1 000 food hampers to residents impacted by the national lockdown and COVID-19 pandemic.Collection of the pre-packed food parcels…
With Covid-19 infection rates still climbing in South Africa (with 7 572 confirmed cases as of 06/05/2020) our frontline workers are doing all they can to help provide essential services during the pandemic. We can all do our part to help keep their spirits and energy high, and feel valued…
A group of Gauteng-based Engen fuel retailers have again brought much-needed relief to theDiepsloot community, this time delivering food parcels and other essential items to 4 000 families. The deliveries took place on 8 May 2020 and was the third mass distribution of food and basics by the Engen retailers from…
Thursday, 14 May 2020 12:05

Healthy Ways to Prevent Hypertension

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Gert Coetzee, pharmacist and diet pioneer who founded The Diet Everyone Talks About comments on hypertension and the healthy ways in which you can prevent it. Hypertension - also known as high blood pressure - is defined as a short-lived or chronic rise of the blood pressure in the arteries. Hypertension occurs when…
The mission of SanitizeMe is to remove all illness from everyday surroundings and especially more so now that we are in the midst of a world-wide Coronavirus pandemic. Not only does SanitizeMe have clients around South Africa in the commercial, healthcare, education and hospitality industries, they are also focusing on…
Web Application the Result of Multi-stakeholder Partnership with UNITAR, Slalom, the University of Cape Town and the Rali and Makentse Mampeule Foundation. Today, the Global Surgery Foundation (GSF) and the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), in partnership with Slalom and the University of Cape Townfa’s Global Surgery…
Dr. Nici Zeeman, General Practitioner with a special interest in breast and thyroid health at Apffelstaedt & Associates During the current COVID-19 pandemic, breast health concerns and anxiety around breast cancer is still a reality for many women. Breast Cancer does not stop during a pandemic. In these uncertain times,…
Mothers, fathers, children and babies living in the informal settlements of Malaatjie, Joe Slovo, Eerste Rust, Kwa Thema & Langaville in Springs and Tsakane in Brakpan were struggling to eat before the COVID-19 pandemic hit the country. Now, without the help of better off near-by neighbours and surrounding communities they…
As a company that cares deeply about the communities in which it operates, Engen is supporting the fight against COVID-19 by contributing R1 million worth of fuel to the Department of Health for the usage of frontline health workers, to power their emergency response vehicles. “It is these vehicles that will…
New test provides 222 reasons to test for food intolerances  There is a common misconception between an allergy and an intolerance. While allergies can appear almost instantly, food intolerance symptoms can take up to 72 hours to appear. And while allergies can be life threatening, food intolerances are quite common,…
There are many fake and falsely certified “surgical face masks” being offered in the market at extortionist prices. Due to supply and demand of both the raw materials and finished product, we have seen prices of more than thirty times the market prices before the CoVID-19 pandemic and most of…
South Africa’s post Covid-19 economy is looking dire and many South Africans face the prospect of unplanned financial hardship for at least the medium-term. Reprioritising household budgets will be key in navigating through the months ahead, while ensuring that essentials such as healthcare risks are not compromised but taken care…

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