What does the sewage sludge treatment plant of the future look like? It’s already here.

What does the sewage sludge treatment plant of the future look like? It’s already here.: T PARK is exceptional on several counts: environmental, technological and societal. It reconciles urban ecology with the art of living; an example of the circular economy serving economic development and the environment. Today, the technology exists to build sewage treatment plants that are 100% water and energy autonomous. This is demonstrated at the Veolia-built and operated T PARK sludge treatment facility in Hong Kong. The plant processes 1 200 tonnes … [Read more...]

Premium Eating Disorder Treatment Facility Opened in Cape Town

Premium Eating Disorder Treatment Facility Opened in Cape Town: Recovery Direct Manor House Entrance Photo: Kadabra Cape Town, January, 31, 2019: EDSA is an outpatient treatment centre for individuals with eating disorders or who have suffered from various forms of trauma. The centre will open in Constantia Cape Town in March at 8, Klein Constantia Road under the Recovery Direct banner. “I wanted a central location so we can reach as many people as possible,” says marketing manager Doug Kemp, who has a played an intergral role in the … [Read more...]

The Real Power Behind Successful Addiction Treatment

The Real Power Behind Successful Addiction Treatment: The Cape Town Private Care Centre Photo: Recovery Direct Recovery Direct is one of the most exclusive psychological and addiction treatment centres in South Africa. Nestling in a quiet Constantia road, flanked by rolling vineyards, ancient oaks and the breath-taking grandeur of the Constantiaberg mountains, the centre offers a perfect and tranquil environment for recovery. Stunning multi-functional suites, each decked out in Victorian colonial style with en-suite bathrooms, balconies and … [Read more...]

New laser treatment for enlarged prostate now offered in South Africa – Laser procedure used to resolve urine blockage problems in older men

New laser treatment for enlarged prostate now offered in South Africa – Laser procedure used to resolve urine blockage problems in older men: Mr Dhanapalan Pillay of Durban (left) with urologist Dr Amit Kalpee, the first HoLEP surgeon in South Africa, at Netcare Parklands Hospital in Durban. Photo: Netcare Parklands Hospital A laser procedure to treat enlarged prostate, the most common non-cancerous prostate medical condition to develop in men by the time they reach their 60s, has been introduced to South Africa for the first time at Netcare … [Read more...]