Home > Columnists Columnists The absurdities of the Oscar trial Cybershrink worries about a perversion of medical ethics and also about legal absurdities in the Oscar trial.. Start A Health24 blog » Try Our quizzes and tools » Follow Health24 on Twitter » Ask CyberShrink » Avoiding money problems in relationships How to wash dishes fast Oscar trial: who stole the show? Who stole the show in court this week? The witnesses, Oscar Pistorius, or Barry Roux? CyberShrink weighs in. More by Susan Erasmus Read more columns by Susan Erasmus. More by Cybershrink Read more of Cybershrink's columns and articles. Is it a fear, or is it a phobia? Do you have an intense fear of animals, heights, blood, injections, planes? You may be suffering from a phobia. Savings se ma se ....! If you have managed to save money in the last year, you either have no kids, no life, rich parents, or a hand in the cookie jar, says Susan Erasmus. I no longer believe in democracy I lost faith in democracy during a 4-hour staff meeting on a Friday afternoon about whether the school should ring one or two bells at the start of the school day, says Susan Erasmus. “ Latest comment on Health24 Stephen Michael says... This is such a nonsense article and in terribly poor taste. What happens when someone is shot ” Shedding the load or passing the buck? South Africa is in darkness. But the load shedding is no one’s fault, Eskom maintains. Am I missing something huge here, asks Susan Erasmus? Are they? Psychiatrist: Why Oscar deserves to be on TV Should celebrities be able to choose to switch off the media machine when it doesn't suit them? CyberShrink thinks not. The saddest thing I have ever seen You’ll never guess what an incredibly sad thing I saw on my way to work this morning, says Susan Erasmus. 'To my wife, I leave nothing' Wills are often a way of getting in the last word. Sometimes it is well-deserved and sometimes just downright nasty, says Susan Erasmus. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Recovery after exercise is an essential part of any workout What is Metabolic Syndrome? Could you have it? Eyecare for computer users Treet-It Anti-Lice aiding schools in the prevention of Head Lice Live healthier Fight the flu » Colds and flu Flu near you? Flu can kill Swine flu is coming – time to get your shot! The WHO has warned that the swine flu is making its way south as the temperature drops. And it's a particularly virulent strain. Everyone should get vaccinated. Great skin » Probiotics and skin Your skin Oily skins 5 steps to blemish-free healthy skin Thought those embarrassing breakouts would go the same way of teenage angst and strict curfews? As it turns out, adult acne is becoming increasingly common.