Home > Medical schemes > General info General info All sections in Medical Schemes » About Medical Schemes » General Info » Choosing a Medical Scheme » Dictionary of Terms » FAQs » Medical Scheme News » PMB and Chronic Disease » Medihelp Press Office » Momentum Health Press Office » Selfmed Press Office 10 facts on the self-payment gap Have you exhausted your day-to-day benefits and moved into your self-payment gap? Here's what it means. Like us on Facebook » Subscribe to the newsletter » Ask CyberDoc » Quiz How long will you live? » Medical history Bacteria gallery Is your GP contracted in? If GPs are contracted in to a medical scheme network, they might be pressurised to recommend cheaper treatment options and medications, say SA health bodies. NHI: economic suicide for doctors? Is it fair to expect private doctors who treat NHI patients to be paid less for a consultation? The South African Medical Association thinks it's economic suicide. Fraud in SA healthcare system Medical fraud costs in SA are estimated to be between R3 billion and R15 billion. 7 things you should know about your scheme Confused by your medical scheme? Here are some quick answers to questions you may have. Obama and the health of the US The healthcare reform bill that became law in 2010 in the US is unofficially nicknamed 'Obamacare'. Here's what it means for the citizens of the US. SA medical schemes: the facts Here are some really interesting facts on SA medical schemes and their members in SA for the 2011-2012 financial year. This report has just been released by the CMS. “ Latest comment on Health24 TT186 says... Vitamin B17 is a great help in fight cancer in a homeopathic way I know there are distributors in Johannesburg and Pretoria http://www.aiyellow.com/vitaminb17southafrica Cancer and keeping your full-time job ” Stretch your medical savings Every year a significant number of South Africa’s eight million medical scheme members find themselves in the unenviable position that their medical savings funds (MSF) have run out long before the end of the year. Your scheme and holiday disasters Medical emergencies don't take a break at the end of the year. Make sure you are prepared for whatever happens. Here's what to do. How your scheme spends your money Your medical scheme costs you a fortune. If you've wondered where all the money goes to, here's the answer. Here's how medical schemes spend your contributions. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors There are more than 200 different viruses which can cause a cold A clinically proven skin care range is now available Medihelp’s regional information sessions Superior comfort and support Live healthier Be vitamin-smart » A-Z of vitamins What is vitamin C? Ask the expert Why we need vitamin D Even in a country with an abundance of sunlight you might have a vitamin D deficiency. Here's why. Beat acne » Stars with scars Acne tips Skincare Myths about acne Through the ages, there have been many myths about acne. We list the myths and give you the facts.