Home > Lifestyle > Healthy workplace > Employee wellbeing Employee wellbeing All sections in Healthy Workplace » Workplace Basics » At the Office » Dangerous Jobs » Employee Wellbeing » Health at work » Work and Stress » Work behaviour » Your new job » Workplace News Sick leave: the facts Here's more about sick leave and the law. Is your employer treating you fairly? Join Health24 on Facebook » Subscribe to the newsletter » Ask CyberShrink » Take a quiz on ambition » A day in the life of a rural doctor in SA Wasting time and money 10 FAQ on maternity leave Pregnant and working? You are entitled to maternity leave in SA. Here's what everyone needs to know. 10 bad job signs Here's how to tell during the interview whether taking on this job will be like stepping into a minefield. Dealing with unemployment With our economy being what it is, chances are high that every person will have at least one, if not more, stretches of unemployment. So, how will you cope? Drugs in the workplace Spotting and dealing with opioid dependence in the workplace. Sick leave myths busted Unsure whether to bring a sick note after two or three days of taking off ill? Here are the facts. Healthy workers work hard "A healthy workforce is a productive workforce" is a concept embraced by modern day business minds. “ Latest comment on Health24 Mark Couzyn says... @Goldie - "Actually" load shedding is as a result of Eskom and the ANC implementing policies which allowed spare generating capacity to dwindle from about 20% in the... Load shedding is your fault too ” 11 sick leave FAQs It's one of the most misunderstood aspects of employment. How many days of sick leave can you take, and can your employer refuse you sick leave? Check out these 11 questions. Workplace wellness in a time of HIV/Aids Since HIV/Aids affects the bulk of SA's working population, World Aids Day provides an opportunity to reflect on the status of the fight against the epidemic in the workplace. Summer sick leave rates low Employees take the least amount of sick leave in December and January and this figure is decreasing every year. But how hard are those employees working? 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.