Tag Archives: mental health

Over 1 million Mzansians on antidepressants

Depression is a pervasive health issue today, currently affecting one in five South Africans with a staggering 1-million+ Mzansians on some form of antidepressant medication. What’s even more worrying is that this figure only takes the private sector into account as statistics for the public sector are scant, which means the true figure could be more than double that.

Dewani relapsed

Cape Town – The UK businessman Shrien Dewani, who is wanted in South Africa in connection murder of his wife Anni while on honeymoon in November 2010 – has suffered a mental health relapse, which was heard in a London court. According to the British Press Association 33-year-old Dewani, is being treated at a hospital