Home > Lifestyle > EnviroHealth > 21st century life 21st century life All sections in Environmental Health » 21st Century Life » FAQs » Animals » Climate and pollution » Hazards and disasters » EnviroHealth News » Green Tips How to survive load shedding Not looking forward to load shedding? Here are a few tips on how to survive a power outage. Start A Health24 blog » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Test Are you envirohealth savvy? » Ask EnviroHealth Expert » Shark feeding frenzy caught on camera The recycling headache list World Toilet Day is no joke Imagine this: you are stricken with acute, severe diarrhoea in a public place. The catch: there is no toilet. Google follows in Jane Goodall's footsteps Fans of Google Street View can now follow the same trails that Dr Jane Goodall famously walked when studying the chimpanzees in Tanzania. Body parts up for adoption "Adopting" a poisoned liver or an amputated leg may seem macabre, but it's an innovative way to fund essential medical education. Is it wrong to not want kids? As world population swells to 7.3 billion, more people are choosing to go "child-free" - but still feel criticised by "breeders", they say. Ever more high-polluting industries in China China has long struggled to strike a balance between protecting the environment and keeping up economic growth, resulting in steadily worsening air quality. Load shedding is your fault too The knee-jerk response when the lights go out is to curse our friendly parastatal electricity provider, but we're all responsible for this mess. “ Latest comment on Health24 Dewald Deef Vorster says... So true, I use to get the flu a couple of times every year, since I started consuming lots of citrus and fresh garlic and chillies about seven years ago I haven't had the flu or... How Vitamin C boosts your immune system ” High-protein diet not green The high-protein diet craze is bad news for the environment. Learn how to make greener dietary choices, yet still pack in plenty of protein. Jaded: has Green Fatigue got you? This World Environment Day (5 June 2014), the planet faces its worse threat yet: Green Fatigue. Fight it with these inspiring green-themed books and films. 10 Things to know about ballistics Ballistics experts can tell from where, how often, and sometimes by whom a gun was fired in a crime. Here’s how they do it. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Uncontrolled periodontal disease and diabetes – a collective health risk? Exam stress – a challenge for the whole family Eduloan offers affordable education finance Live healthier Medical bills » GP and money Cut medical bills Medical savings account Medical scheme: what is a self-payment gap? Have you exhausted your day-to-day benefits and moved into your self-payment gap? Here's what it means. Allergy alert » Allergy myths Cold or allergy? Children and allergies Allergy facts vs. fiction Some of the greatest allergy myths and misconceptions can actually be damaging to your health.