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Health24.com | 10 myths about blood donation debunked

14 June is World Blood Donor Day. If you are still apprehensive about donating blood because you're afraid or convinced you won't be eligible, read on.

Health24.com | 8 embarrassing diet side effects we really need to start talking about

Awkward bowel movements. Period stuff. And how's that breath?

Health24.com | Students develop app to improve communication with deaf patients

Communication is a challenge for deaf people, but two UCT medical students are exploring methods to make things a little easier.

Health24.com | Is there a link between HIV and high blood pressure?

Research reveals that hypertension is more common in HIV patients than in non-infected individuals.

Health24.com | 3 ways to boost your memory

These simple steps will help your boost your memory and have you studying at optimum level.

Health24.com | Where do you gain weight? The answer says a lot about your health

Do you store fat in your waist? Your gut? Your face?

Health24.com | Beauty in every stage of life

There are no cures but there are means to still maintain a full life despite the challenges caused by neurological disorders such as Alzheimer’s and Dementia.

Health24.com | SA first: Landmark op for urinary incontinence in men

Severe urinary incontinence may be a thing of the past for men, thanks to artificial urinary sphincters.

Health24.com | Mabuza: Youth are the key to fighting TB, SA’s deadliest disease

In South Africa there are thousands of undiagnosed patients who continue to spread tuberculosis in their communities.

Health24.com | 10 myths and facts on albinism

On International Albinism Awareness Day we dispel some of the common myths associated with the condition.

Health24.com | SURVEY: Which of these bizarre allergies do you suffer from?

SPONSORED: Apart from the usual allergens, there are some very unusual things that can trigger an allergic reaction.

Health24.com | 7 subtle signs that your liver is not healthy

There is more to compromised liver health than pain and a yellow tinge to the skin. Here are some sneaky signs that your liver might not be functioning as it should.

Health24.com | 6 things you want to know about eating disorders – by a psychologist

Parents often ask these questions about eating disorders. Janet Earl, a clinical psychologist, provides answers.

Health24.com | When is it OK for parents to let their kids watch violent movies?

Violence in films has tripled since 1985. Find out why parents are justifying certain types of violence.

Health24.com | New treatment approved for rare genetic disease

The US Food and Drug Administration has approved Palynziq for adults with phenylketonuria, a rare and serious genetic disease.

Health24.com | SEE: How plastic surgery has evolved

A practice dating back as far as 6th century BC, the plastic surgery field of medicine has grown and continues to grow by leaps and bounds.

Health24.com | Experimental Ebola vaccine raises hope

A new experimental Ebola vaccine has been formulated and dispatched in the DRC. However, some locals don't believe the disease even exists.

Health24.com | What to do and say when someone wants to commit suicide

Celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain's recent suicide sent shock waves through the world. Here are ways you can somebody who's contemplating suicide.

Health24.com | 'I had acne and then stopped drinking milk – this is what happened'

Health24 writer Mandy Freeman gave up drinking milk – and a few weeks later she noticed some surprising results.

Health24.com | 7 common sinusitis myths you shouldn’t believe

You might have heard that sinus surgery often fails, or that you need an antibiotic if your mucus is yellow. Here we separate fact from fallacy.


by Dr. Radut