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 » Bestmed Press Office How to make your savings account stretch By managing your medical savings portion carefully, you could save thousands of rands a year, says an expert. Check out his other tips below. Like us on Facebook » Subscribe to the newsletter » Ask CyberDoc » Quiz How long will you live? » Medical history Bacteria gallery What you absolutely must know about your medical savings account Many medical scheme members have difficulty understanding just how the medical savings account (MSA) works. Here's some help. 25 chronic conditions your scheme must cover All medical schemes have to cover their members for the diagnosis, treatment and care of these 25 chronic illnesses. 20 quick facts on medical schemes in SA Many medical scheme members are baffled by scheme rules and regulations. Here are 20 quick facts on medical schemes in South Africa which might answer some of your questions. Schemes: the good, the bad, and the ugly Last week we asked our users to write to us about their experiences with their medical schemes. As can be expected, what we got was the good, the bad and the ugly. Medical scheme dependants: who qualifies? If you're a member of a medical scheme, who exactly can you register as a dependant? 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. “ Latest comment on Health24 Donna Maree says... Eating hormone laden flesh from the carcases of animals bred in factories isn't "natural" either...... Your body rejected Quorn. My family love the stuff. My own... Quorn: the pros and cons ” Your GP can save you money People often go straight to a specialist, but visiting your GP first can save you money and provide you with the same health outcomes. When the gap becomes a chasm Gap cover essential as medical schemes move to manage spiralling healthcare costs and specialists capitalise on lack of cost regulation. 25 conditions your scheme must cover Here's more about the Prescribed Minimum Benefits for which your scheme has to cover you. 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 Beware of the danger! » Asthma danger zones 13 danger zones Teen dangers 21 dangerous things people do Here are 21 things people do without thinking. But they are dangerous, and could kill you or the people around you. Preventing HIV » Male screening tests HIV protective shots HIV vaccine Vaginal ring to prevent pregnancy, HIV and herpes A new vaginal ring, similar to existing birth control rings, promises to provide months of protection against pregnancy, HIV and herpes.