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10 places where poop shouldn’t be found (but is found)

Did you wash your hands after using the toilet today? We can hear your resounding “yes!” Congratulations! You’re one of the health-conscious 40% men and 60% women who clean their hands after visiting the loo. Your prize is good health.

Male rape still considered a joke in South Africa

We wouldn't laugh at a female rape victim but somehow male rape is still not taken seriously in South Africa - a fact that leaves Samkelo Mabaso and many other men without treatment or support.

Arthritis and cancer drug may fight baldness

Researchers used the cancer and arthritis drug to test baldness on mice, showing promising results on mice researchers continues to see if this treatment could work for humans.

What it takes to be a risk taker

Risk taking is based around our thinking preferences and how comfortably we view the world. Hence, risk taking does not necessarily mean the same thing for two people. An expert reveals which of your behaviours are within your comfort zone.

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Could heartburn drugs upset your 'good' gut bacteria? Life is a gut reaction

Good news! Coffee & wine may promote a healthy gut

Diverse bacteria help your gut stay healthy. Here's how what you eat and drink can help or harm that balance - and it's not all bad news.

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I gave my husband HIV and watched him die

Stephanie van Niekerk unwittingly infected her husband with HIV and ended up having to watch him wither and die in front of her very eyes. This is Stephanie's story in her own words.