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Are you allergic to your office?

Your office environment is contributing to your allergy symptoms, a new survey suggests.

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Screens can make you short sighted

The eyesight of South Africans is at risk from their spending too much time indoors looking at digital devices.

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Video: Kidney cancer walk

Reivish Singh's family and friends did 5km at the Durban East Coast Radio Big Walk to raise awareness for kidney cancer.

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Back pain, the new curse of the young
April 17 2015 at 14:49

Memphis Barker says it would a pity if too much sitting down came to define a generation.

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What makes knuckles crack?
April 17 2015 at 13:58

The mystery of what happens to make a knuckle crack has been solved thanks to a simple test. [Video]

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Haemophilia: Living life to the full
April 17 2015 at 13:12

On World Haemophilia Day, Lindsay Ord speaks to people with the blood disorder.

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How sugar can make you feel better
April 17 2015 at 13:10

A small study suggests that sugary drinks can help to dull feelings of anxiety.

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Are health apps just bad for you?
April 16 2015 at 13:49

A UK doctor thinks mobile health apps just make people feel more anxious.

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Paracetamol can numb feelings – study
April 16 2015 at 12:44

It is used by millions for pain relief. But paracetamol may also reduce our ability to feel pleasure or sadness.

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Rita overwhelmed after double mastectomy
April 16 2015 at 07:31

Actress Rita Wilson, wife of Tom Hanks, has thanked her supporters during her battle with breast cancer.

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Do we all really have to go super-sized?
April 15 2015 at 15:45

Should we really start gobbling kebabs if we want to avoid a dementia diagnosis?

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Mid-life fitness can help men survive cancer
April 15 2015 at 14:12

High levels of fitness in middle age can help men survive cancer, a study has found.

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Rita Wilson has double mastectomy
April 15 2015 at 14:12

Tom Hanks’s actress wife has had a double mastectomy after being diagnosed with breast cancer.

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