Home > News > Public Health Updated 24 May 2019 WATCH: 'Psychic' alternative healer claims to be able to heal using energy – charges more than R2000 a session A British woman claims to be able to heal people using psychic healing pours - and charges more than R2000 a session. 0 Related Is crowdfunding too often used for bogus treatments? Bogus doctor's notes costing SA millions Many cancer patients take alternative meds but don't tell their doctors Self-employed alternative medical practitioner Britta Hochkeppel, claims she has healed hundreds of people and animals using psychic healing powers, which she inherited from her late grandmother.Image credit: BBC NEXT ON HEALTH24X WATCH: The truth about food addiction 2019-11-12 20:45 More: NewsPublic Health advertisement Other news Diet and nutrition WATCH: The truth about food addiction Medical How evening meals could harm the female heart Medical Think vaping is healthier for your heart than smoking? Think again Medical WATCH: What are the golden rules of gut health? Lifestyle WATCH: Are students who are exposed to polluted air on exam day doomed to get lower grades? Medical Could gene editing technology ever work as an effective treatment for cancer? Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.