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Health24.com | Motsoaledi expected to announce tough anti-smoking measures

South Africa has lagged behind in controlling tobacco products, which kill an estimated seven million people every year.

Health24.com | Listeriosis isn't the only reason you should dodge polony and other processed meats

Against the background of listeriosis being linked to processed meat, we explore why these products are not good for you.

Health24.com | Why this children's illness has made a comeback

Whooping cough, which used to be primarily a childhood illness, has become prevalent in adults. We investigate this development.

Health24.com | 7 lies you’ve been told about your own body

Whenever you hear something super interesting preceded by “they say”, don’t blindly believe it. Because when it comes to matters of biology, “they” apparently have no clue.

Health24.com | SEE: Are you out of breath walking up the stairs?

There's a reason you are huffing and puffing after walking up the stairs...

Health24.com | How does an artificial pancreas work?

Could an artificial pancreas system be the future for diabetics? We investigate.

Health24.com | SEE: 7 foods with hidden sugar

Extra sugar might be hiding in your favourite food...

Health24.com | This workout will chisel your arms and abs at the same time

Finally, a workout that will tone your arms and abs!

Health24.com | 8 warning signs from your penis

Our bodies have many ways of telling us that something might be wrong. Here are eight instances when you should listen to your penis.

Health24.com | How to take care of your testicles

Our danglers have served us well over the years, it's only right that you stick to this guide to keeping your balls safe.

Health24.com | 7 cervical cancer symptoms you should absolutely never ignore

Don't just rely on Pap smears to keep your cervix healthy.

Health24.com | Can genes make you fat? Doctors have a surprising answer

A study testing the effect of a low fat versus a low carb diet, based on dieters' genetic profile, yielded unexpected results.

Health24.com | Here’s what running really does to your knees

You hear everywhere that running will wreck your joints. But what does science say?

Health24.com | True or false: How much do you know about your body?

The human body is a complicated system and there are many things that you might not know about it.

Health24.com | I had a vasectomy – this is what it’s really like

Men's Health South Africa editor Arthur Jones recently had a vasectomy. He's here to bust myths, not balls.

Health24.com | How this teen Stranger Things actor is dealing with a rare condition

We look into how teen TV actor, Gaten Matarazzo, is raising awareness about Cleidocranial Dysplasia – the rare disease he suffers from.

Health24.com | Women are opting out of incontinence surgery for this scary reason

Bad press and misinformation is making incontinence surgery difficult for doctors to perform.

Health24.com | The dangers lurking in bedbug poo that can make you sick

It turns out that extermination does not automatically remove a substance shed by bedbugs in your home.


by Dr. Radut