Home > Columnists Columnists More by Cybershrink Read more of Cybershrink's columns and articles. Start A Health24 blog » Try Our quizzes and tools » Follow Health24 on Twitter » Ask CyberShrink » 10 yucky hygiene facts 'Cancer is your fault' Farting etiquette: the polite way to pass gas Everyone farts, and letting it go is way better for your digestive health than keeping it in for fear of embarrassment. How to deal with farting in the office Health24 writer, Eugene Lotter, comments on the dilemma faced by workers when they feel the need to pass gas during office hours. Storms and fires: Is white monopoly capital really to blame? Environmental health expert Olivia Rose-Innes argues that some of us may feel more in control of an unpredictable world if we perceive humans to be the cause of natural disasters. Hillary trumps Trump in the first US American presidential debate CyberShrink takes a look at how 'braggadocio' Donald Trump fared against equally unpopular US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. An individual approach to fitness works best Habib Noorbhai, Health24's biokinetics expert, discusses eight health and fitness topics. Pistorius sentencing: Barry Steenkamp’s brave evidence CyberShrink believes Reeva's father displayed genuine grief, in contrast to Oscar’s self-indulgent performances. Is Zuma causing a national mood disorder? In the light of the recent anti-Zuma marches, CyberShrink argues that a selfish government is not inevitable and should never be accepted without vigorous, ongoing protest. Oscar and rumours of wrist-cutting CyberShrink looks at the phenomenon of wrist-cutting, and whether it might be a factor in Oscar’s 'weekend crisis'. Pistorius sentencing: Oscar’s ‘ploy for sympathy’ According to CyberShrink Barry Roux knew that testifying wasn't going to produce much sympathy for his client – so he had to find a non-verbal way to refocus the attention on Oscar. Watch out what you say on Facebook! CyberShrink is concerned by the extreme naivety of some people posting on social media, and their surprise at others taking offence at their 'rantings'. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Managing diabetes in the workplace Back-to-school with diabetes Discover treatments that can help reduce acne What can I do to reduce or remove acne marks? Live healthier Fact or myth? » Clearing up the confusion around coconut oil Coconut – the 'fruit of life' Can coconut oil really help you lose weight? Experts dish on the high-cal weight-loss tactic. Sobering perks! » 5 tips to avoiding a hangover Can you really be allergic to alcohol? Is giving up booze for a month actually worth it? Many people commit to "Dry January" – but does it do your body any good?