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Opening the doors to your unique world

Poetry breaks down barriers to learning and thriving, writes Lee Koetser

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Phobias and fears can be treated

A phobia, such as the fear of flying, can be a feeling so terrible that one can go to great lengths to avoid it

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Shock over SA’s salty fast foods

Kids’ meals contain high levels of additive that can lead to ill health: survey

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Dr Darren’s surgery
March 26 2015 at 10:51

Dealing with intestinal worms

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Helping communities help themselves
March 24 2015 at 11:46

Kamcilla Pillay looks at how people affected by TB are using their knowledge to curb the spread of the killer disease

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Keeping crime at bay the family way
March 20 2015 at 12:53

Radio and TV personality Kia Johnson is the star of a self-defence series targeted at pregnant women, writes Nontando Mposo

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Dialysis: a life-saver for thousands
March 13 2015 at 13:44

As South Africa marks World Kidney Day, only about a third of those living with kidney conditions are receiving life-saving dialysis

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Abdominal pain is making life difficult
March 12 2015 at 12:34

It’s a bursting pain moved to the right side of my lower abdomen

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Are children doomed to be fat for life?
March 5 2015 at 12:11

In School Health Week, Lindsay Ord speaks to experts about the growing problem of childhood obesity

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Dr Darren’s surgery
March 5 2015 at 11:57

My irritating cough refuses to go away

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WHO recommends reduced sugar intake
March 5 2015 at 11:17

Sugar intake of SA’s rural communities is about a third less than in urban areas

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Should you get the shingles vaccine?
March 4 2015 at 11:52

Most of us are at risk of getting shingles because nearly all of us were exposed to chickenpox when we were kids. Helen Grange looks at this nasty disease targeting 50-year-olds and over

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