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Health24.com | When the big 'C' hits close to home

5 hours 21 min ago
Cancer is a terrifying ordeal. Estrelita Moses tells the story of both her friend and mom's struggle with cancer.

Health24.com | How menopause harms your body

6 hours 21 min ago
Menopause comes with a dramatic drop in oestrogen levels. Learn more about the effects this can have on your body, and how to take control.

Health24.com | How to deal with hot flushes

7 hours 21 min ago
Hot flushes and night sweats are often described as the most frustrating and unpleasant symptoms of menopause. Learn more.

Health24.com | This type of anaesthetic could cause a painful permanent erection

7 hours 53 min ago
Could this happen to you the next time you go under?

Health24.com | Heavier women may need mammograms more often

8 hours 21 min ago
New research has found that overweight or obese women should be scanned for breast cancer more regularly.

Health24.com | 'Toying with Mother Nature': Doctors attempt to permanently change DNA

The process of gene editing is like sending a mini surgeon along to place a new gene in exactly the right location to cure a deadly disease.

Health24.com | Moisturiser: the right stuff

A moisturiser is just a moisturiser, right? Not quite. What they put in – and leave out – can make a huge difference to your skin.

Health24.com | Respiratory syncytial virus can put babies in hospital

Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is the most common cause of bronchiolitis and pneumonia in children under age one.

Health24.com | This is your body on base training

In an era where Cross Fit, Tabata and other HIIT-style training often hog the spotlight, it’s easy to overlook the decidedly unsexy, Zone 2 rides and go straight for the gusto every time you ride.

Health24.com | Would you ride a motorcycle knowing these shocking facts?

Motorcycles are inherently more risky than cars because motorcycles lack the protections that cars provide.

Health24.com | Man with new face meets donor's widow

Six months after his face transplant, a US man gave the widow of his donor a tearful embrace.

Health24.com | 5 period symptoms that might signal a serious health problem

Watch out for these period irregularities.

Health24.com | 'Fountain of youth' gene discovered in Amish community

Individuals in secluded Amish families in the US appear to be genetically protected against age-related changes.

Health24.com | SEE: Do you think your acne’s bad? Look at these 7 examples

Acne is a skin condition that occurs when the oil-secreting glands in the skin and along hair shafts become clogged,inflamed and infected by bacteria.

Health24.com | "I was trapped in a car hanging off a cliff" - panic after crash on R44

A car crash survivor opens up about the emotional aftermath of her frightening ordeal.

Health24.com | What drinking 8 or more beers a week does to your brain

You don’t need to knock back a lot before the damage starts.

Health24.com | This rape victim is helping survivors worldwide

Johannesburg-born Claire McFarlane is currently running more than 3 500km of beach, across 230 countries, in support of sexual violence survivors around the world.

Health24.com | The 5 biggest mistakes made by weightlifters

Correct these five weightlifting mistakes to train smarter and recover faster.

Health24.com | Are you making this huge weight-loss mistake?

Here’s what you need to know.


by Dr. Radut