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Five potentially fatal conditions in men and the health checks you can have to detect them early.

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Radio personality Peter Terry’s journey of survival from colorectal cancer.


We explore good hygiene habits that will protect your children from the flu virus this winter.

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Vaccination prevents a dangerous childhood disease. Know the myths and facts about this life-saving medical intervention.

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Parenting an autistic child comes with unique challenges. Early diagnosis and intervention can make all the difference.

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Are you keeping your partner – or yourself – awake at night with your snoring? Here are some of the standard – and less usual – solutions for your affliction.

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The South African government offers HPV vaccinations for all public school girls aged 10. Here’s why you should say yes to this life-saving intervention for your daughters.

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Turning up the volume on your headphones for too long can permanently damage your hearing. Here’s how to prevent hearing loss.

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Stung by a bluebottle or bitten by a snake? We show you what to do in five medical emergencies including car accidents, burns and drowning.

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South Africa has the second highest rate of skin cancer in the world. Here are some of the facts you need to know and myths you need to bust about protection from the sun.