Professor of science aims to improve society

Award winning professor of physiology and Fulbright scholarship recipient Faadiel Essop excitedly explains his newest venture, a heart centre for Stellenbosch University. Hayley Grammer talks to him about his profession and plans. Henk Oets takes photos. Download full...
Diabetes a result of a sweet lifestyle

Diabetes a result of a sweet lifestyle

DIABETES is an escalating health crisis, and diabetes-induced illnesses and deaths are a major concern – with 4.6 million people dying globally each year. The International Diabetes Federation estimated that 466 million individuals worldwide suffered from...
Ons slaap te min en stres ons dood, sê Professor

Ons slaap te min en stres ons dood, sê Professor

Mense eet nie net verkeerd nie, hulle slaap te min en stres hulself letterlik dood. Dit is die boodskap van prof. Faadiel Essop, voorsitter van die Universiteit Stellenbosch se departement van fisiologiese wetenskappe, wat gister sy intreerede as professor gelewer...