Public Health

SEE: 8 trauma facts you should know

South Africans are no strangers to trauma and have for example one of the highest motor vehicle accident rates in the world. On World Trauma Day we take a closer look.

NHLS strike finally suspended

Because of serious financial problems experienced by the National Health Laboratory Service (NHLS), Nehawu has decided to end their strike action.

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SEE: When you cough, this is what happens to your body LISTEN: Can you spot the smoker’s cough?

7 cough remedies that definitely don’t work

A chronic cough can be the bane of your life. Here are seven cough remedies you shouldn't waste your time with.

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Oral health basics: what you need to know

Dr Simon Reeves talks us through the importance of oral health basics. Here’s how to care for your teeth properly.