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- MMC SUPPORTS PEOPLE LIVING WITH DIABETES Diabetics can successfully manage their condition through effective lifestyle changes, particularly when it comes to nutrition. This is according to endocrinologist Dr Simon Ackerman, who was the guest speaker at a free health education Diabetes SA Pietermaritzburg Support Group meeting, held at Midlands Medical Centre (MMC) Private Hospital. The support group, based at the hospital, serves as an educational platform for people with diabetes, as well as allied healthcare professionals. Ackerman stressed the importance of improving glycaemic control through diet, lifestyle and novel medical therapies, emphasising the fact that diabetes can be successfully managed. For more information on the support group contact Pranisha Deonarain on 0826265001 or Kavitha Dhanilal on 0798803924.
- MMC Hosts Free Wellness Stall at Brookside Mall
- MMC Celebrates Secretaries Day
- MIDLANDS MEDICAL CENTRE NURTURES FEMALE SENIORS Our team at Midlands Medical Centre (MMC) Private Hospital – which is one of the top 20 hospitals in South Africa as ranked by Discovery patients – is passionate about you. We believe you deserve a quality lifestyle and we will continue to give you access to our skilled nurses and doctors, both in – and on occasion outside the hospital. We are compassionate and empathetic to your needs and it is for these reasons that we recently hosted a Women’s Day for Seniors – in recognition of Women’s Month. Speakers at our event included Orthopaedic Surgeon Dr Humza Khan. Our nursing team members and clinical dietician Pranisha Deonarain conducted free health screening for ladies from several old age homes, including Isabel Beardmore Home, Aryan Benevolent Home, Emuseni Home and the SAVF Home. Donations were also made to Rainbow Haven home. Partners in our event included Royal Rehabilitation Hospital, Hospital Street Pharmacy (Medication information), A-Team Ambulance (Emergency services), Leyya Adam Physiotherapist, Gerald Runganathan Audiology (Hearing), Majid Optometrist (Eyesight) and the SA National Zakah Fund (Lunchtime meals). This initiative touched the lives of approximately 300 elderly people.
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