This is a book review of the book “Monique and the Mango Rains: Two Years with a Midwife in Mali” which is authored by Kris Holloway and published by Waveland Press in July 2006, located in Long Grove in the state of Illinois. Kris Holloway was born in Ohio. After she graduated college she served […]

Historically war has proven to be an excellent facilitator in the spread of disease. War takes advantage of the crowded unsanitary conditions wounded soldiers are placed in. The movement of sick troops from one base to another spreads any infectious diseases from person to person often unexpectedly. The American Civil War was no exception to […]

1. Demographic trends 1.1 Population The South African nation comes from diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds and has 11 official languages. This diverse population is characterised by eight distinct factors, namely race (population group), culture, ethnicity, language, religion, class, education and politics. The South African population in 2015 was estimated at 54 956 900 people, […]