Home > Lifestyle > How to travel safely > News News All sections in Travel Health » Conditions of concern » Modes of Travel » Travel diet and fitness » General Travel Advice » Travel Health News How dangerous is talking and driving at the same time? According to a new review, it is important to know that drivers are distracted the moment they take their mind off the road. Quiz Wilderness Survival Skills » Ask EnviroHealth Expert » Assess Test your sun sense » Join Heart to Heart » 8 healthy snacks to fill you Weird things found in airport security Self-driving cars might save lives The introduction of self-driving cars that are just 10% safer than cars driven by humans could save hundreds of thousands of lives over a 15- to 30-year period. Treatment for 'kissing bug' approved This chronic condition is caused by the transmission of infected faeces of blood-sucking bugs. Landmark 'living drug' for leukaemia approved The US has cleared a breakthrough cancer treatment that uses gene therapy to turn patients' own blood cells into assassins that attack childhood leukaemia. How to survive the Gauteng heatwave Gauteng, Limpopo, North West province and Mpumalanga are in for a heatwave with temperatures reaching up to 36 degrees C. Here's how to be prepared. Over 200 guests fall ill on cruise ships More than 200 people on two different cruise ships have fallen ill with the highly contagious norovirus, which can cause symptoms of vomiting and diarrhea. Warning of mosquito virus gripping travellers Thousands of people are returning from the Caribbean with chikungunya, a mosquito virus that cause fever, headache and disabling joint pain that can last up to years. Would you feel safe in a driverless ambulance? Automated ambulances can now free up an extra paramedic to care for patients, but studies find that people have mixed feelings about this new development. British lawyer suffers gruesome spider bite whilst travelling to South Africa A 40 year old lawyer from the United Kingdom almost lost his leg after suffering a horrific spider bite on a Qatar flight to South Africa. Shocking footage of bus falling through a massive hole on a highway Tourists in Brazil made a narrow escape just minutes before the bus they were travelling on was swallowed into a crater on a highway in Brazil. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors WIN a R2 000 beauty voucher! Understanding diabetes self-management Fed up with the Phlemings? Let’s chat diabetes and erectile dysfunction Live healthier FYI » When the flu turns deadly Why the flu makes you feel so miserable Could a deadly flu strain hit SA this winter? Following an intense flu season in the US and UK, should we be worried about our own upcoming flu season? Alcohol and acne » Dagga vs alcohol: Which is worse? SEE: Why you are drinking more alcohol than you realise Does alcohol cause acne? Some foods can be a trigger for acne, but what about alcohol? Dermatologist Dr Nerissa Moodley weighs in.