May 14, 2018

Seasonal affective disorder

Don’t brush off that yearly feeling as simply a case of the “winter blues” or a seasonal funk that you have to tough out on your […]
May 8, 2018

What is lupus?

What is lupus? Lupus is an autoimmune disease that causes swelling (inflammation) and a wide variety of symptoms. Lupus affects everyone differently. Some people have only […]
May 6, 2018

The persistently runny nose

Runny nose is excess drainage produced by nasal and adjacent tissues and blood vessels in the nose. This drainage may range from a clear fluid to […]
April 14, 2018

Nervous or emotional gastritis:does it exist?

Emotional and nervous gastritis Nervous or emotional gastritis is a type of gastritis caused by stress or anxiety, which can affect our stomach and inflame the […]
April 13, 2018

Environmental impact of disposable nappies

Disposable nappies are convenient, but what is the impact on our landfills? “Brown calculated that with SA’s population of 45 million people, more than 700 000 […]