Baby girl drowns as mother slips while crossing river

Durban in the News: Baby girl drowns as mother slips while crossing river: A 1-year-old girl has died after her mother slipped while crossing a river in Umkomaas, south of Durban, paramedic services said. Msunduzi municipality in KZN placed under administration: The Msunduzi municipality, where KwaZulu-Natal's capital Pietermaritzburg is located, has been placed under administration following a host of issues, including irregular expenditure, maladministration and absenteeism by councillors. Click HERE to submit … [Read more...]

Keyhole in-utero blood transfusion procedure saves Durban baby -Baby Mihle discharged from Netcare St Augustine’s Hospital

Keyhole in-utero blood transfusion procedure saves Durban baby -Baby Mihle discharged from Netcare St Augustine’s Hospital: Ready to go home: Baby Mihle with his parents Mr Phiwayinkosi Biyela (right), Mrs Ntombenhle Biyela and foetal specialist Dr Ismail Bhorat, who performed the in-utero keyhole blood transfusion procedure, before his discharge from Netcare St Augustine’s Hospital. Saved from a life-threating condition by an advanced in-utero keyhole blood transfusion procedure at 25 weeks while still in his mother’s womb, baby Mihle Biyela’s … [Read more...]

Oh Baby! – Featured Durban Blog

Oh Baby!: So there is going to be a Gi Jane Baby! It has taken me so long to write this, my procrastination has definitely not gotten better! That is literally my 2019 goal, less procrastination, and… The post Oh Baby! appeared first on GI Jane. Fill in the form below to have your blog featured on MyDurban - we will post a snippet and title link to your new blog posts. Submit and get free press releases here: MyPR Free Press Release | Meet the Durban Bloggers. … [Read more...]

New uMlazi-based Baby Home on the cards to meet growing need

New uMlazi-based Baby Home on the cards to meet growing need: The dramatic three-hour rescue of a newborn baby from a stormwater drain in Newlands East, just outside of Durban, attracted international attention and, once again, highlighted the issue of child abandonment in South Africa. Durban-based non-profit organisation, The Peace Agency, announced the intention to establish a new Baby Home in uMlazi South of Durban, to meet the ever-growing need for registered childcare facilities. They are appealing to the public to donate funds to … [Read more...]