Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: Anti-bullying initiatives to protect overweight teens against emotional abuse > Health-in-Motion 24 April 2017 Colonoscopies are notoriously uncomfortable Colonoscopies, while acknowledged to be an effective and safe method of screening for colon cancer, are notoriously uncomfortable. Now there is an alternative that most people will find easier to digest. The new technique involves swallowing a pill that contains two tiny cameras which capture images from inside the patient’s digestive tract and wirelessly send them to a recorder attached to his or her belt. Once the non-reusable capsule has done its job, it’s excreted and flushed down the toilet while the recorder is returned to the doctor's office. 0 More: Daily Dose: Anti-bullying initiatives to protect overweight teens against emotional abuseHealth-in-Motion advertisement Other news Medical Depression often a precursor to falls in elderly people News From poo to dagga: 5 health stories you should read today Medical 8 myths about an overactive bladder busted Medical Compound in dagga eases severe form of epilepsy News How to avoid falling asleep behind the wheel Medical Diesel pollution may damage the heart From our sponsors WIN a R2000 Skin Renewal voucher! Constipation in women SA's old diesel vehicles continue to fuel allergies Live healthier Dangerous winter sun » Why female students ignore the risks of indoor tanning Can rooibos protect you from the effects of UVB exposure? Skin cancer always a risk – even in winter During winter, the risk of skin cancer doesn’t disappear. CyberDoc talks to us about when to see your doctor about a strange-looking mole or spot. Did you know? » The 5 saltiest foods may surprise you Craving salt? Your genes may be the reason 10 fascinating facts about salt The one thing that fast foods, whether it be chips, hamburgers, pretzels or fried chicken have in common, is loads of salt.