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 » Wildfire Sirens of the Lambs 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. Chico who? Hundreds of environmental activists have died for the cause; why is it that no one's heard of them? By Olivia Rose-Innes. Gravity: no escape Hollywood's stunning new special effects blockbuster contains some sober truths about human frailty and limitation – if you're not too dazzled to notice them. By Olivia Rose-Innes. 100 utterly useless things Computers and cupcakes and cruise missiles, shoes and ships and sealingwax. Humans are excellent at turning raw matter into all manner of entertaining artificial Stuff. By Olivia Rose-Innes “ Latest comment on Health24 Goldie Saturnz says... *yawn* if the internet makes you angry then I do not want to imagine what you must be like in real life Load shedding is your fault too ” Sign of our times Recognise this logo? It could come to symbolise the 21st century. By Olivia Rose-Innes. Are public swimming pools unhygienic? Swimming is great for exercise and physical therapy, but if you don’t have the luxury of a pool at home you may have wondered, as this reader did: just how hygienic is that local municipal or gym "communal bath"? 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 Down hill? » Argus Cycle Tour Celebrities who masturbate Can't get it up? Erectile dysfunction and the cyclist Does cycling cause erectile dysfunction? Some urologists seem to think so. Fitness fuel » Banned substances Sport and nutrition Exercise myths busted Are there any 'safe' sports supplements? Sportsmen and -women need to be super vigilant when they take any medication or supplement. Just one wrong step can ruin a promising career, DietDoc warns.