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Health24.com | This is why diabetics have a higher risk of going blind

Did you know that abnormal blood sugar levels increase your risk for several eye diseases and blindness? Here’s how diabetes affects your eyes and how you can take care of your vision.

Health24.com | Fears new medical aid law changes may cause 'doctor drain'

A key issue of the proposed Medical Schemes Amendment Bill is the impact on doctors, resulting from a proposed uniform tariff for healthcare services.

Health24.com | 5 weird things your body does

Have you ever wondered why your fingers and toes resemble prunes after lying in the bath for too long? We have, and decided to find out why.

Health24.com | Try this 10-move workout inspired by SA’s fittest athletes and celebs

Want to look like the fittest guys in SA? Of course you do! So work out the way they do.

Health24.com | Have astronauts ever had sex in space?

While the idea sounds intriguing, exciting and quite exotic, sex in space is much harder than we can possibly imagine.

Health24.com | This diet is ranked #1 in the world – but is it right for you?

Among 39 other plans, the DASH diet has once again come out on top.

Health24.com | Bipolar in the workplace: ‘I was asked whether I was taking crazy people’s meds’

Can an employer or manager discriminate against you for having a mental illness? Michelle Lewis opens up about how she was forced to resign due to bipolar.

Health24.com | If you are depressed, does it mean you have a disability?

In some cases, depression can and should be declared a disability.

Health24.com | Spotlight on SA women's menstruation plight - but still not enough being done

Menstrual Hygiene Day shines a brief spotlight on the challenges SA women and girls face with limited access to adequate menstruation products - but is enough being done to address the longstanding concerns?

Health24.com | Mother-and-daughter duo diagnosed weeks apart beat the Big C

'When I first found a lump I never imagined it would be cancer, but my shock diagnosis prompted mom's diagnosis eight weeks later as she also found a lump.'

Health24.com | Hunger in SA: 'We sometimes go to bed on an empty stomach'

Surveys show that there has been no shift in child malnutrition rates in South Africa since the 1990s despite social grants.

Health24.com | SEE: 14 facts about menstruation that you might not know

Did you know? The average woman will have 400 periods in her lifetime? This Menstrual Hygiene Day we bring you 14 facts about menstruation.

Health24.com | The best way to lose weight when you have hypothyroidism

Real talk: It's hard, but it's not impossible.

Health24.com | 6 sports to take up in winter so you stay active, get fitter and build more muscle

The science says you should stay active during the cold. Here’s how you can take advantage of the chilly months and build some cold,hard muscle.

Health24.com | Why guys are spending thousands of rands a year to produce more semen

There are dozens of supplements on the market that claim to increase semen volume. But do they really work – and also, why is this a thing to begin with?

Health24.com | What exactly are ‘dense breasts’?

Have you been told you have dense breasts? Here's what it means.

Health24.com | Can you masturbate too much?

For most guys, masturbation is a fun and healthy activity. But for a handful of men, it can be a huge problem.

News24.com | Toddler miraculously survives after being born with brain outside skull

A tot who was given just minutes to live after being born with her brain outside her skull has made an astounding recovery.


by Dr. Radut