Heart operation milestone for KwaZulu-Natal – 100th heart valve replacement procedure completed at Netcare St Augustine’s Hospital

Heart operation milestone for KwaZulu-Natal – 100th heart valve replacement procedure completed at Netcare St Augustine’s Hospital: Pictured at Netcare St Augustine’s Hospital after the procedure are (from left): Lucretchia Pillay, registered nurse; Vanessa Pillay, cardiothoracic unit manager; Dr Keith Odayan, cardiothoracic surgeon; Mr Vernie Pautz, 100th TAVI patient; Sarika Srikissoon, registered nurse; and Enver Naidoo, Netcare St Augustine’s Hospital catheterisation laboratory paramedic. A combined medical and surgical team at Netcare St … [Read more...]

Redefine Home With Heart at the ECR House & Garden Show

Redefine Home With Heart at the ECR House & Garden Show: KZN’s most-loved décor event, the ECR House & Garden Show, is embracing a fresh perspective with the 2018 theme “Home is Where the Heart is” which runs from 29 June to 8 July at the Durban Exhibition Centre. Home is Where the Heart is focused on redefining the concept of a home by showcasing timeless trends, functionality, with convenient comfort aimed at styling a distinctive space best suited to its unique inhabitants – the family. Families, couples, housemates, and singletons can … [Read more...]

Land at the heart of KZN farm attack – department of agriculture

Durban in the News: Land at the heart of KZN farm attack – department of agriculture: Issues surrounding the validity of land claims in Esha are part of the main underlying reasons for recent violence in the area, the KwaZulu-Natal department of agriculture and rural development has said. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Top heart surgeon ‘forced’ into paying bribe

Durban in the News: Top heart surgeon 'forced' into paying bribe: A well-known Cape Town heart surgeon has recounted how she was stopped twice in Durban by members of the eThekwini metro police and threatened with being locked up, despite not having committed any traffic violations. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]