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Patient thanks her lucky stars for medical innovation
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Patient thanks her lucky stars for medical innovation

“I would be deaf if it wasn’t for the continuous research and development of innovative medications,” says Dalene von Delft. Being a medical doctor herself, Von Delft was in the right place at the right time, knowing the inner workings of medical treatment, but not all are so lucky. The flip side is that doctors...

12 September, 201625 October, 2017by
Top 100 Inspiring and Aspiring young South Africans – Independent Media
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Top 100 Inspiring and Aspiring young South Africans – Independent Media

“In September 2012 Dr Bart Willems swam four and a half laps of the Long Street pool in Cape Town entirely under water. When he surfaced, he’d covered a distance of 114m and broken the South African freediving record. His feat was made extra special by the fact that he’d recovered from tuberculosis (TB) just...

1 August, 201628 August, 2017by
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