Home > Lifestyle > EnviroHealth > News News All sections in Environmental Health » 21st Century Life » FAQs » Animals » Climate and pollution » Hazards and disasters » EnviroHealth News » Green Tips Why drivers inhale more pollutants Should drivers be the ones wearing the gas masks? Start A Health24 blog » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Test Are you envirohealth savvy? » Ask EnviroHealth Expert » How the beads in your skincare products are killing the ocean Dangerous snakes Baby awaits surgery after rat attack After having her fingers and nose eaten by rats, baby Erena Yekanyi is now awaiting reconstructive surgery that her family cannot afford. Does hair dye cause cancer? Latest research. New research has found that hairdressers who often use certain dyes and perming products had more carcinogenic chemicals in their blood that colleagues who used these less frequently. Are their salon customers at risk too? 10000 shipping containers lost overboard each year Shipping containers join the growing mass of debris befouling the deep sea. 'Bombing' whales to save them from oil Using underwater explosives and other deterrents may be the only way to scare the already highly stressed marine mammals away from oil spills. Whale rescued near Cape Point An adolescent humpback whale was rescued 5.5 kilometres from Cape Point on Sunday. “ Latest comment on Health24 Juanita Van Zyl says... Disgusted with the title of this article. Insulting your readers is not a good idea. Fat shaming and ableism is just not on! Does being fat make us stupid? ” Giant 2-pound African snails seized at Los Angeles airport US customs inspectors at Los Angeles International Airport seized a shipment of several dozen live giant African snails, considered a delicacy in Nigeria but also voracious pests that can eat paint and stucco off houses. Trade in rhino horn may become legal A panel of 10 experts was established to help an inter-ministerial committee with its investigation on the possibility of legalising the rhino horn trade. Air pollution linked to cognitive decline in seniors There is growing evidence that fine particulate matter air pollution affects brain health and a US study is investigating how it affects the ageing brain. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Cardiovascular risk factors Take care of your teeth. Anytime. Anywhere. Like us on facebook! Live healthier Knee pain relief » Knee injuries Test your knee pain knowledge Symptoms of knee pain Do you suffer from knee pain? Do you suffer from recurrent knee pain? It could be osteoarthritis... Vitamin wise » Vitamins for HIV What to eat for vitamin B? Cut down on vitamins Get your vitamins right Find out which vitamin to use for which condition. Ask our Vitamin expert.