• Fibre-Rich Foods And Heeding Call Of Nature Reduce Likelihood Of Piles

    Posted on Mar 26, 2018

    Almost three out of every four adults have piles at some time or another in their life. Some may be unaware they have them. To understand more about the risk factors and treatment for piles

  • Listeriosis Dangerous For Unborn And Those With Weak Immunity

    Posted on Mar 19, 2018

    With more than 180 deaths from listeria infection in South Africa, nearly 80 of whom were children, the alarm that this outbreak of listeriosis has caused is understandable. Read more facts on the causes, prevention and treatment in this article

  • Elephantiasis Characterised By Gross Swelling Of Body Parts

    Posted on Mar 12, 2018

    One-fifth of the world's population is said to be at risk from lymphatic filariasis, a painful and disfiguring disease that can wreck lives and cause sufferers to be shunned by society. The disease is also known as elephantiasis, because of the elephant-like swelling that occurs, learn more in this blog

  • Chronic Kidney Disease Does Not Always Lead To Kidney Failure

    Posted on Mar 09, 2018

    Although chronic kidney disease can lead to complete kidney failure, this does not commonly happen. Many people suffering from it lead long normal lives. Read more on the causes, preventitive measures and treatment of this illness here

  • Phoning For Help In An Emergency

    Posted on Mar 07, 2018

    In any emergency situation involving sudden illness or injury, it is essential that emergency service organisations be contacted as soon as possible. Call 2700070 immediately to activate the emergency services. Read more here