Home > Lifestyle > Health and your money > News News All sections in Health and your money » Choosing your Insurance » Disability Insurance » Dread Disease Insurance » FAQs » Gap Insurance » Retirement » Retrenchment » Health and Money News Slash your medical costs If your medical costs are bleeding you dry, you are by no means alone. Healthcare is expensive - here's how to cut those costs. Quiz Are you practical? » Ask CyberShrink » Subscribe General Newsletter » Like Health24 on Facebook » The story of money Does birth order affect how we handle money? Brick-and-mortar casinos vs. internet gambling Many experts believe online wagering is the future of gambling, but the casino industry is increasingly divided on the issue. Charitable spending boosts happiness Charitable spending boosts happiness, especially when the donation builds a social connection, according to research. High debt may have negative health consequences A new study found that high financial debt is associated with higher blood pressure and poorer general and mental health in young adults. Old money gets spent faster If you want to save money, it might be a good idea to ask for new bills when you make a bank withdrawal, a new study suggests. The psychology of the recession Despite the pressures, financial and otherwise, that many companies had to endure during the recession, it also had the effect of catalysing a number of good behavioural spin-offs. If a fat tax is coming, here's how to make it efficient A 'sin tax' applied to sweetened goods on store shelves is not the most efficient, effective method of lowering kilojoule-intake from sweet food, according to new research. “ Latest comment on Health24 Jean Peters says... Who wrote this piece of garbage? He would have had to see her before the hair colour and weight loss to fall for her and there's no resemblance at all!!!!! Did Reeva look like Oscar's mother? ” Cash concerns can stress you out It's time for cash-strapped South Africans to become more financially disciplined, helping them to avoid dangerous stress levels. Heart disease tops list of insurance claims by men and women South African men and women are leading increasingly unhealthy, sedentary lifestyles and our hearts are paying the ultimate price. Elder financial abuse season Older adults need to know the warning signals of financial abuse and exploitation, how to prevent it, and what to do if it does occur. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Momentum Health OatWell Dual Cross Is being overweight or obese dangerous? Tips to keep your immunity strong this winter Smile your way to better health Live healthier Strenghten your immunity » Keep your immunity strong Immune system boosters Boost your family's immunity 5 immune boosters in your kitchen You don’t need a handful of vitamins and supplements to keep your body healthy, check out these five immune boosting foods you probably already have in your kitchen. Laugh a little » Eat yourself happy Laugh more and live longer Laughing yoga the best medicine The healing power of laughter A good chuckle doesn't only make you feel happy for a moment, it's beneficial to your health too.