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Pubic grooming tied to higher STD rates

Pubic hair grooming and removal has become increasingly popular worldwide among women and men, but it is tied to a greater risk of acquiring a sexually transmitted disease.

US STIs hit all-time high in 2015

According to a high-ranking official, STI rates in the USA are rising and many of the country's systems for preventing STIs have become eroded.

Sexism could harm men's health

Researchers found that the more men conform to masculine norms, the poorer their mental health, and the less likely they are to seek mental health services.

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With level 4 water restrictions in Cape Town, residents are urged to use a maximum of 100 litres per person per day. Here’s how quickly it adds up.

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Here's why you need a first aid kit in the car

Emergency services are often spread thin, especially when storms and major disasters strike. When travelling on the road, having a well-stocked first aid kit could be a lifesaver.