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Green tea protects you from colds and flu, Study finds

Friday, 08 April 2016 07:52

A natural way to prevent colds and flu

DO you seem to get every cold and flu virus that goes around? Do you dread the start of flu season

Heavy pot use tied to midlife social, money issues

Tuesday, 05 April 2016 08:56

MIDDLE-AGED adults who've smoked a lot of pot for a long time may find themselves with lower paying

Amazing benefits of Aloe Vera

Friday, 01 April 2016 07:50

ARE you suffering with acne, sunburns or ready to go on a cleanse to kick-start your diet? Maybe you just want to boost your immune system.

Male Birth Control: More Options Soon?

Wednesday, 30 March 2016 08:33

THERE is an old joke among contraceptive researchers: "Twenty years ago, the male contraceptive pill was just 10 years away.''

Trial to stall type 1 diabetes begins

Tuesday, 29 March 2016 08:20

A TRIAL has begun in London of an immunotherapy treatment aimed at halting the progression of type 1 diabetes.

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3 easy steps in preventing hypertension - the silent killer

Wednesday, 23 March 2016 16:00

Thenumber ofdeathsattributabletocardiovascular disease(CVD)has exploded inAfrica in recent years, andCVDiscurrentlythethirdleadingkillerintheregion, closely behindHIV/AIDS andrespiratoryinfections.This condition that mainly affects the heart istheleadingof deathsamong all other non-communicable diseases in the Africanregion,accountingformorethan1/3of allNCDdeaths.

The key question therefore is:What can Ido to avoid being part of that stark statistic? Below are some golden rules to keep cardio vascular conditions at bay:

Be aware of your medical history
Hypertension or elevated blood pressure is oneof themainriskfactorsforCVD

‘Cold turkey’ best way to quit smoking, study shows

Tuesday, 22 March 2016 09:00

PEOPLE who want to quit smoking are more likely to succeed if they go “cold turkey” by stopping abruptly

10 Natural ways to lower blood pressure

Monday, 21 March 2016 08:23

THERE are a lot of people with higher than normal blood pressure these days.

Mystery condition: Girl with bleeding eyes & noses . Doctors can’t figure out the reason

Tuesday, 15 March 2016 10:16

A 17-YEAR-OLD girl, Marnie-Rae Harvey, bleeds from her eyes - but doctors don't understand why.

Zika vaccine within months

Tuesday, 08 March 2016 08:45

A ZIKA vaccine could be ready for human trials later this year, according to the man in charge of the US government's research programme.

Zika and Ebola: A taste of things to come?

Monday, 29 February 2016 08:57

EBOLA. Zika. Both diseases that were unknown to many until recently.