HEAL Africa Company Profile

06:46 EDT 25th September 2018 | BioPortfolio

HEAL Africa is a nonprofit organization that provides holistic healing including urgent care medical services and community development support for the people of the Democratic Republic of Congo. HEAL Africa's hospital and community development work address the root causes of illness and poverty for the people of eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. To learn more, visit

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Injectable MDP-hydrogel may help heal diabetic ulcers

Researchers have created a hydrogel that is capable of helping the body heal and that may also be particularly good at treating wounds related to diabetes... The post Injectable MDP-hydr

Why Mouth Wounds Heal Faster Than Skin Scrapes

Biting your tongue or cheek when chewing can ruin a tasty meal. But thankfully, mouth wounds heal up fast — faster than cuts on skin — and now scientists know why. According to new research publis...

Using the Japanese art of Kintsugi to heal a broken heart

Whether you are going through a job loss or divorce, this practice of fixing broken things may help heal what's broken in you.

NIH leadership outlines interdisciplinary FY2018 research plan for HEAL Initiative

(NIH/Office of the Director) In a perspective published today in The Journal of the American Medical Association, National Institutes of Health leadership detail components of a newly released researc...

New gene therapy may help the brain to heal following stroke and other injuries

Researchers have discovered a genetic trigger that may improve the brain’s ability to heal in conditions such as stroke, concussion and spinal cord injury.

Study: Neonatal Pig Hearts Can Heal From Heart Attack

NewsResearchers have discovered that the hearts of newborn piglets can almost completely heal themselves after experimental heart attacks.

How to sooth sunburn and make it heal faster – Leicester Mercury

Leicester MercuryHow to sooth sunburn and make it heal fasterLeicester MercuryAs the hangover begins to lift and the smell of barbecue dissipates, a few of us in Leicester might still be feeling the a...

Diabetic patients with disrupted sleep may need more time to heal their wounds

People with Type 2 diabetes who don't sleep well could need more time to heal their wounds, according to a new study published by researchers from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

PubMed Articles [587 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

LeucoPatch system for the management of hard-to-heal diabetic foot ulcers in the UK, Denmark, and Sweden: an observer-masked, randomised controlled trial.

The LeucoPatch device uses bedside centrifugation without additional reagents to generate a disc comprising autologous leucocytes, platelets, and fibrin, which is applied to the surface of the wound. ...

Report from Nairobi: towards a 25% reduction in uncontrolled hypertension in Africa.

Education and management of antimicrobials amongst nurses in Africa-a situation analysis: an Infection Control Africa Network (ICAN)/BSAC online survey.

To assess the current involvement of nurses in the use and management of antimicrobials and their training in antimicrobial stewardship (AMS) across Africa.

The feasibility of a training course for clubfoot treatment in Africa: A mixed methods study.

There is no available training programme with standard elements for health workers treating clubfoot in Africa. Standardised training with continued mentorship has the potential to improve management ...

Biomedical Materials Learn to Heal Themselves: Self-Healing Polymers, Hydrogels, and Artificial Muscles Are Mimicking Nature's Repair Mechanisms.

Maintaining sterility in emergency and operating rooms can be challenging, especially in cases of highly infectious disease outbreaks or toxic spills. A simple nick in a surgical glove under such circ...

Clinical Trials [570 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Novel Methods for Management of Complicated Wounds

Difficult to heal wounds are a common and complex medical problem, causing suffer to the patients and challenging medical, social and economic burden on the health system. Based on data fr...

Oxandrolone to Heal Pressure Ulcers

This study is designed to determine whether the use of oxandralone, an anabolic steroid, can heal pressure ulcers in persons with spinal cord injury (SCI). In a Feasibility Study, three V...

Impact of Anti-HIV Treatment on Labor Productivity and Costs in South Africa

The purpose of this study is to determine the impact of anti-HIV treatment on the work attendance of employed people in South Africa. The study will enroll participants from a large manufa...

Measuring the Context of Healing in Chronic Pain Treatment

This project focuses on whether nonspecific factors as well as patient characteristics contribute to treatment outcome differences. The project uses assessment instruments, computerized ad...

Integrated Prevention of HIV Risk and Intimate Partner Violence Among Adolescents in South Africa

The purpose of this study is to test the feasibility and acceptability of Safe South Africa, an integrated intervention for preventing HIV and Intimate Partner Violence perpetration for ma...

Companies [245 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

HEAL Africa

HEAL Africa is a nonprofit organization that provides holistic healing including urgent care medical services and community development support for the people of the Democratic Republic of Congo. HEAL...

Rx for Africa, Inc.

Rx for Africa, Inc. invests in companies manufacturing generic pharmaceuticals in Sub-Saharan Africa. Rx Africa (Ethiopia) P.L.C. is a wholly-owned operating subsidiary, with a campus, factory and R&...

Eric Pearl

Internationally recognized healer Eric Pearl has appeared on countless television programs in the US and around the world, spoken by invitation at the United Nations, presented to a full house at Madi...

Sunset Heal Mountain Retreat & Spa

GeoBiotics, LLC’s

Alan joined GeoBiotics in 2004 as Manager, Africa and was appointed CEO in October 2005. Alan holds a B.Sc. (Eng.) (Hons.) in Mineral Technology from the Royal School of Mines, University of London, ...

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