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Health24.com | Ever noticed how animated movie baddies always seem to have skin issues?

'Bad' characters in animation movies tend to have more skin issues, such as freckles, moles or eye bags, than 'good' characters.

Health24.com | Compulsive video-game playing now classed as mental health disorder

The World Health Organization says that compulsively playing video games now qualifies as a new mental health condition, classified as "Gaming Disorder".

Health24.com | This life coach used rugby to beat depression

Here’s how Luqmaan Ismail fought depression and became a role model for his community.

Health24.com | How to get out of bed for your morning workout

These eight tips from Reddit will have you bounding out of bed in no time.

Health24.com | Does your dad need a health intervention?

You love to work out. So why is someone you care about stuck on the couch? Here’s how to make the case for a more active life, without turning him off to exercise forever.

Health24.com | 7 times your vagina hurts during sex – and what the pain means

All the sex-wrecking culprits – and their cures.

Health24.com | The 4 best ways to stretch in order to avoid injuries

Stretching is important in order to defend your body against injuries.

Health24.com | Ramaphosa called upon to attend global TB meeting

President Ramaphosa's attendance at a global tuberculosis meeting in September would show that TB is being taken seriously.

Health24.com | Honey helps when kids swallow button batteries

A new study found that honey works as a protective barrier between an ingested battery and human tissue.

Health24.com | Take this 3 minute push-up test to find out how fit you really are

Athletes-in-training do body-weight tests. Test yourself the same way with strength and conditioning coach, Martin Rooney's push-up challenge.

Health24.com | SEE: How much do you know about blood?

Blood is essential for life, and there's much more to this red substance than you may think...

Health24.com | Are you ignoring endometriosis?

Many women think the pain of endometriosis is normal menstrual discomfort and don't take symptoms seriously.

Health24.com | 5 ways to protect your eye health

Sight disability is the most common form of disability suffered by South Africans.

Health24.com | Who cannot donate blood in SA?

While many people would like to donate blood to save lives, for some people it just isn't possible.

Health24.com | This is how easy it is to donate blood

Want to donate blood, but not sure how the process works? We spoke to the Western Province Blood Transfusion Services to explain the process step-by-step.

Health24.com | Lifesavers: Meet two of SA’s most prolific blood donors

The Western Province Blood Transfusion Service is currently experiencing a critically low blood stock level. However, there are people who are dedicated to donating blood and helping others.

Health24.com | Here's why you should donate blood

If all blood donors donated blood every eight weeks, there would rarely be a blood shortage in South Africa.

Health24.com | Study finds that pasta can actually help you lose weight, not gain it

A recent study shows that carbs shouldn’t get all the negative press.


by Dr. Radut