Sidebar with Sindi

KAYA 959  |  Series , ±50 min episodes total time 80 hr 18 min  |  Broadcast schedule  | 
Sidebar with Sindi is an extension of the vibrant personality that is Dr Sindi Van Zyl. While Dr. Sindi is known for her work as a medical doctor, this show will explore multiple facets of life with the overarching theme of family.
Sidebar with Sindi is about having and facilitating empowering, insightful and inclusive conversations between listeners and subject experts for lasting and holistic impact on those who participate in the conversations without fear of judgement.

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World Mental Health Day

How are workspaces contributing to this growing number and how does this affect employees' lives?

Dr Sindi Van Zyl in conversation with Dr Thabani Nkwanyana, Central Nervous System Portfolio Manager at Pharma Dynamics, Abdurahman Kenny and Board Member of NPO called “The Lupus Dive”, Kgali Thabalala

Health and Wellness

When last did you excise? And what were you doing?

Dr Sindi Van Zyl is in conversation with Fitness Fanatic, Fulufhelo Siphuma and a Podiatrist at Ubuntu Family Health Centre in Sandton, Thamsanqa Kubeka

What is lobola( money) used for in this modern age?

Lobola, which traditionally paid with cattle in the African cultures, it is still relevant even today as it plays a significant role in our African tradition. However, it has over the years increased to exorbitant amounts, which tightly linked with education, success of a woman and again with the suitability of a partner especially in terms of price.

Dr Sindi Van Zyl chats to Cultural Expert, Nomagugu Ngobese and Kabelo Chabalala who wrote an article about “Lobola being used as payback” check.

Rape Crisis

Rape crisis: what do you do if you are a victim?

Dr Sindi Van Zyl is in conversation with Afropolitans.

Does being plus size make you unfit?

Does being plus size make you unfit? Does being plus size mean you’re unfit?

Dr Sindi Van Zyl in conversation with Nurse Cilinician & Motivational Speaker, Angela Motsusi and Dietition, Ria Tintswalo Mojapelo.

Emotional & psychological aspects of breastfeeding

For thousands of years women gave birth and nursed their babies, supported by a close-knit group of family and friends. If difficulties arose, they were surrounded by others who would help. What happened to change the fact of breastfeeding as a natural part of motherhood to something which often causes pressure, guilt and negativity?

Dr Sindi Van Zyl will be joined by Lynn Bluff, Registered nurse, midwife and a childbirth educator.

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