2017, ALL POSTS, Charlene Yared West, health & wellness, Heart Health, Magazine: Life Healthcare

Less is more when it comes to salt

Cutting out or reducing sugar intake has become very fashionable over the last few years, but what about salt? Charlene Yared-West makes a strong case for the latter. The recommended daily salt allowance is one teaspoon, but many South Africans are consuming more than that; up to three teaspoons a day because most salt is… Continue reading Less is more when it comes to salt

2016, Charlene Yared West, health & wellness, Heart Health, Magazine: Life Healthcare

Technology to heal your heart

Novalis Tx leading the way in cancer treatment on the African continent  Life Healthcare Vincent Pallotti Hospital in Cape Town has just made substantial upgrades to its successful “first for Africa” multimillion-Rand Novalis Tx  radiotherapy equipment, otherwise known as Novalis Radiosurgery, which allows for faster and more accurate targeting and treatment of previously untreatable tumours.… Continue reading Technology to heal your heart