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The Sex Question

It is so difficult to talk about sex. The Sexologist answers all those sensitive questions you’ve just been dying to ask.

Intersex explained

If someone wants to clarify a person’s gender they can just ask them. It is sex (biological attributes) that Olympic committees are interested in, not gender.

Shopping for lubricants this Valentine's weekend

Step out of your comfort zone and spice up your weekend with some lube to make your Valentine's evening more romantic and exotic. We have a couple of important points to keep in mind when choosing a lubricant.

Inside Sexpo

Creepy, exciting, weird, naughty? Wilma Stassen and Heather Parker tell all about working at Sexpo.

The history of the vibrator

We take a look at the different shapes and sizes of vibrators through the ages, including Cleopatra's bee-filled calabash.

The ultimate lube test

Serious about your health? Check. Condoms ready? Check. Your partner willing to use it? Check. Your efforts might be in vain if you use the wrong lube. Watch our video to see why.

Are you doing it right?

Are you masturbating properly? Traumatic masturbatory syndrome might leave you with some unpleasant side-effects.

Lubricants: the basics

Lubrication plays an important role in sex. This article covers the basics of lubricants and why they are important.

Who sells sex?

You see them on street corners, in classified ads and in clubs - what is the nature of sex work, and why do people enter the profession?

Sex talk

Sex - the most natural thing in the world, until you add the human factor.

Visiting Sexpo

Capetonian couple Nicholas Sales and Tracey Wild went on assignment to the opening of Sexpo 2009 as “citizen journalists” for Health24. These are their impressions.

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Are you going deaf or do you just need to unblock your ears? 4 foods that can improve your hearing

Healthy eating may protect your hearing

Watching what you eat can improve the quality of your hearing and reduce your risk of hearing loss.

Quit smoking »

Tougher anti-tobacco laws in the pipeline Bad news, smokers: It's going to be more inconvenient to smoke

This is why many SA smokers quit – Health24 survey

After running our survey for several weeks, the results are in – and they reveal interesting information about smoking and tobacco use in South Africa.