Expert Advice from Bonitas Medical Aid

What should I do if I have symptoms of COVID-19…

  • September 23, 2021
  • Bonitas
Given today’s current global COVID-19 pandemic, worrying about the potentially harmful viruses' effect on your pregnancy and baby is a...

Redefining healthcare in 2022

  • September 22, 2021
  • Bonitas
As South Africa moves to Covid-19 adjusted Level 2 and vaccination numbers increase, access to quality healthcare remains a priority. ...

Covid-19 Information for Moms-to-Be

  • September 16, 2021
  • Bonitas
What effect does Covid-19 have on pregnant woman? Pregnant women do not appear to be more severely unwell if they...

Urban living’s impact on our wellness

  • September 13, 2021
  • Bonitas
South Africa is urbanising rapidly: 63% of South Africans are already living in urban areas.  Stats indicate this will rise...

Premature birth - what to expect

  • September 9, 2021
  • Bonitas
Expecting a baby is an exciting time of your life, and you want to make sure that you do as...

Performing in a pandemic: Bonitas announces healthy annual results

  • August 30, 2021
  • Bonitas
Bonitas Medical Fund reported its financial results for 2020, with significantly bolstered reserves of R6.1 billion. Luke Woodhouse, Chief Financial...

Safe cribs and playpens to use when traveling

  • August 27, 2021
  • Bonitas
The following information is to be used as a guide to and at the discretion of the end-user and should...

Caring for Baby

  • August 20, 2021
  • Bonitas
The following information is to be used as a guide to and at the discretion of the end-user and should...

Reasons why your baby is crying

  • August 13, 2021
  • Bonitas
The following information is to be used as a guide to and at the discretion of the end-user and should...

New Dad's roles

  • August 4, 2021
  • Bonitas
The following information is to be used as a guide to and at the discretion of the end-user and should...

Digital Covid Hub drives education and vaccinations

  • August 3, 2021
  • Bonitas
The 3rd wave of Covid-19, which is predominantly the Delta variant, is having a major impact on our healthcare system...

Preparing your home for your baby

  • July 26, 2021
  • Bonitas
Waiting for you baby to arrive is both exciting and nerve wrecking. In order to mentally prepare yourself and your...

Mental health and pregnancy - Antenatal depression

  • July 20, 2021
  • Bonitas
Your health during and after your pregnancy is important to both you and your baby. Normally when people think health,...

The first signs of labour

  • July 13, 2021
  • Bonitas
If you’re expecting your first baby you’ve probably read up a little (or a lot) on pregnancy and birth process....

What is HELLP?

  • July 6, 2021
  • Bonitas
Pregnancy and the arrival of a new baby is a time of great excitement and joy for expectant parents.  However,...

Generics and biosimilars – champion cost savers in the healthcare…

  • July 5, 2021
  • Bonitas
It is common knowledge that healthcare costs rise exponentially and medical schemes have to find ways to reduce costs both...

Helping your child grow and learn

  • June 21, 2021
  • Bonitas
The following information is to be used as a guide to and at the discretion of the end-user and should...

Toddler Milestones

  • June 14, 2021
  • Bonitas
The following information is to be used as a guide to and at the discretion of the end-user and should...

Infant Milestones: the first year

  • June 7, 2021
  • Bonitas
The following information is to be used as a guide to and at the discretion of the end-user and should...

All you need to know about your newborn

  • June 1, 2021
  • Bonitas
Newborn Hearing Newborns can hear immediately upon birth and are able to distinguish their mother’s voice above all else. If...

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Recent Medical Advice

What should I do if I have symptoms of COVID-19…

  • September 23, 2021
  • Bonitas
Given today’s current global COVID-19 pandemic, worrying about the potentially harmful viruses' effect on your pregnancy and baby is a...

Redefining healthcare in 2022

  • September 22, 2021
  • Bonitas
As South Africa moves to Covid-19 adjusted Level 2 and vaccination numbers increase, access to quality healthcare remains a priority. ...

It’s All About the Hass

  • September 20, 2021
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Why yoghurt is a healthy eating gateway for kids

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Braai Day: Lekker Braai Sides for Any Occasion

  • September 16, 2021
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Heritage Day, also fondly known by South Africans as National Braai Day (24th September) is a great time to fire up...

Covid-19 Information for Moms-to-Be

  • September 16, 2021
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What effect does Covid-19 have on pregnant woman? Pregnant women do not appear to be more severely unwell if they...

Urban living’s impact on our wellness

  • September 13, 2021
  • Bonitas
South Africa is urbanising rapidly: 63% of South Africans are already living in urban areas.  Stats indicate this will rise...

Prevention of Falls

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Premature birth - what to expect

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Expecting a baby is an exciting time of your life, and you want to make sure that you do as...

PCOS Awareness with Salome this September

  • September 2, 2021
  • Parenting Hub
September is international PCOS Awareness Month and Salome is determined to do their bit in creating awareness & empowering women...

Masks and Essential Oils

  • August 31, 2021
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Grabbing a mask before you leave the house has become second nature these days, almost as important as remembering your...

What to know about Covid 19 vaccines and skin reactions

  • August 31, 2021
  • Parenting Hub
As we all know, our skin is our biggest organ, and our skin is affected by EVERYTHING in life –...

Do Children Need Multi-Vitamin Supplements?

  • August 30, 2021
  • NutriPure
In an ideal world, children’s supplements would not be necessary as most of their nutrients would come from the food...

Performing in a pandemic: Bonitas announces healthy annual results

  • August 30, 2021
  • Bonitas
Bonitas Medical Fund reported its financial results for 2020, with significantly bolstered reserves of R6.1 billion. Luke Woodhouse, Chief Financial...

3Sixty reasons why herbal extracts are becoming the preferred choice…

  • August 27, 2021
  • Parenting Hub
 The Salome range, launched in 2020 by South African pharmaceutical company 3Sixty Biomedicine, addresses common women's health issues. The current...

Safe cribs and playpens to use when traveling

  • August 27, 2021
  • Bonitas
The following information is to be used as a guide to and at the discretion of the end-user and should...

Delicious Vitamins - A treat for daily maintenance

  • August 25, 2021
  • NutriPure
In today’s world, more people are in need of food supplements to support their diets, but do not enjoy taking...

Tantalising the Toddler’s Taste Buds

  • August 24, 2021
  • Squish
Did you know that you can influence your child’s taste buds from when you are pregnant? Starting much earlier than...

NutriPure Gummy Vitamins and Supplements

  • August 20, 2021
  • NutriPure
Taking gummy vitamins as a kid is a fun experience because they look, taste, and feel like gummy sweets. When...

Caring for Baby

  • August 20, 2021
  • Bonitas
The following information is to be used as a guide to and at the discretion of the end-user and should...

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