Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: This is why your vanilla or cinnamon flavoured e-cigarette is toxic > Health-in-Motion 24 April 2017 Colonoscopies are notoriously uncomfortable Colonoscopies, while acknowledged to be an effective and safe method of screening for colon cancer, are notoriously uncomfortable. Now there is an alternative that most people will find easier to digest. The new technique involves swallowing a pill that contains two tiny cameras which capture images from inside the patient’s digestive tract and wirelessly send them to a recorder attached to his or her belt. Once the non-reusable capsule has done its job, it’s excreted and flushed down the toilet while the recorder is returned to the doctor's office. 0 More: Daily Dose: This is why your vanilla or cinnamon flavoured e-cigarette is toxicHealth-in-Motion advertisement Other news Fitness Want to get stronger? Stop ignoring these muscles in your workout Diet and nutrition You won’t believe these 6 health benefits of homemade chocolate cake Diet and nutrition Breakfast vs. dinner: Which meal is mightier? Lifestyle Do these sleep myths really work to get you to bed? Medical Why gum disease can affect so much more than your oral health Sex Can you burn kilojoules while having an orgasm? 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 Looking younger » Can maple leaves help you look younger? New research has found that maple leaf extract can help you look years younger. Killer foods » Wild mushrooms a 'silent killer' Health practitioners are warning people to stay away from wild mushrooms.