The claim: Carrots can make you see better in the dark. As a child, your mother probably told you to finish all the carrots on your
Whooping cough (pertussis) used to be regarded as an illness of the past, and only dangerous to children. Now, however, it seems to have made
The 8th of March is World Kidney Day – so with that in mind, it is important to make sure that your kidneys are healthy.
04 March 2017 Media statement by the Minister of Health Dr Aaron Motsoaledi regarding the update on the Listeriosis outbreak in South Africa Good morning
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Parents are less likely to seek early dental care for their children if they don’t receive guidance from a doctor or dentist, a new survey
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Anyone who’s ever been through the unpleasant experience of appendicitis would ask why we needed an appendix in the first place. The same goes for wisdom teeth and tonsils. But