Home > Lifestyle > Health and your money Health and your money All sections in Health and your money » Choosing your Insurance » Disability Insurance » Dread Disease Insurance » FAQs » Gap Insurance » Health and Money News » Medical Schemes » Retirement » Retrenchment The unseen costs of medical malpractice We all know lawsuits can be both costly and time-consuming for all parties involved. Here are some facts about medical malpractice lawsuits, and the new software that might save the day. Health and your money News Doctors fearful of malpractice order unnecessary tests In a survey, 97 percent of ER physicians said they had patients undergo procedures that weren't medically needed. More in Health and your money News The unseen costs of medical malpractice Cost of medicine in South Africa set to skyrocket 2015 Budget lacklustre on the health front SA cutting down on travel and socialising this Xmas Health and your money Get clued up on debt The two types of debt that you may find yourself in are: good debt, and bad debt. See all Health and your money » News 2015 Budget lacklustre on the health front Healthcare got a rather cursory and perhaps disappointing mention in Wednesday’s Budget speech that looked very like a reiteration of what’s gone before - especially when it came to National Health Insurance. See all News » Health and your money For love or the money, what really rules our hearts? It's an age old question, for love or money? This infographic from Coupon Cabin examines if what really matters is the size of your wallet and not your heart. See all Health and your money » Health and your money Will a sugar tax solve SA's obesity problem? A growing number of consumer bodies and health experts in SA are calling for the introduction of a sugar tax. But will this really help us overcome our sugar-related health woes? See all Health and your money » Take action Quiz Are you practical? » Ask CyberShrink » Subscribe General Newsletter » Like Health24 on Facebook » For love or the money, what really rules our hearts? The story of money News Doctors fearful of malpractice order unnecessary tests In a survey, 97 percent of ER physicians said they had patients undergo procedures that weren't medically needed. See all News » Health and your money Should you have the right to sell your organs for profit? I can sell you my old car at a profit. Why shouldn't I be allowed to do the same with one of my kidneys? It will benefit me, and the recipient. But is it as simple as that? See all Health and your money » Retirement Beating depression after retirement Many of us equate the word “retirement” with relaxation, holidays and sleeping late. But for some, it can be the start of depression. See all Retirement » Multimedia Avoiding money problems in relationships Money is the number one source of conflict. See all Multimedia » advertisement From our sponsors Otrivin Menthol relieves sinus congestion Innovative hearing aids can now interact online Second Healthcare Innovation Summit set for Johannesburg Salomon introduces Speedcross 4 Live healthier Nutrition crisis! » Good nutrition on the job will give you the edge Nutrition labels on food encourage healthy choices Nutrition may be as big a challenge today as HIV/Aids was 15 years ago Many people in a large number of low and middle income countries now experience a 'double burden' of malnutrition. E-cigarettes less risky? » E-cigarettes not an acceptable alternative to most smokers UK health officials endorse e-cigarettes E-cigarettes less of a cancer risk than regular smokes A study indicates that smokers who switch to e-cigarettes reduce their exposure to cancer-causing chemicals.