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' Why exercise hasn’t cured my depression Like those who tell her to 'snap out of it', people who claim that exercise magically cured their depression really annoy Health24 writer Mandy Freeman. Medical schemes: More money in members' pockets – for now Major changes to the Medical Schemes Act mean could mean scheme members could get more cover for less money – but for how long? Sex scandal rocks UNAIDS: 'Executive Director must step down' Following a sexual harassment investigation at UNAIDS gone wrong, 23 leading women activists now believe that the executive director cannot be trusted to lead the world’s foremost agency fighting Aids. 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. 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. How we're fighting antimicrobial resistance in South Africa South Africa may be able to lead the way out of this international public health crisis. 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. 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'. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know Tell-tale signs you need a mattress upgrade Keen to win a R2 000 voucher? Good health begins in your gastrointestinal tract Live healthier Gut health » Can't lose weight? Blame it on your gut Our nutrition experts weigh in on why gut health is such an important factor in weight loss, on World Obesity Day. Sleep better » Yes, there is such a thing as too much sleep A new study confirms that too little sleep can impair your brain, but interestingly, too much sleep is also a problem.