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 Gerrie Malan says... Wouldn't it be absoblumenlutely lovely to open a newsmedium without having the electioneering hypocrisy or the Pistorius trial slammed into you face? Sigh! Do you hope Oscar is innocent, or do you need him to be innocent? ” 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 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.