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Blood running into streets from mortuary

2014-12-12 15:01

The Kuruman Hospital mortuary is in a state of collapse as bodies are allegedly being kept in broken fridges with claims of blood running into the streets, says a report.

Mom dies to save baby's life

2014-12-12 09:36

What do you when you know your death can save another's life?

Pregnant woman dies due to faulty airbag

2014-11-17 08:37

A Malaysian woman and her unborn child died as a result of a Takata-made explosive air-bag inflator disintegrating and hitting the woman when it ignited in a crash.

If you can't smell this you're about to die

2014-10-31 11:09

Apparently a poor sense of smell is strongly associated with dying within the next 5 years.

If you can't smell these 5 things you might be dying

2014-10-30 14:13

Researchers have found that having a poor sense of smell is strongly associated with dying within the next 5 years.

The Pistorians – when love is blind

2014-10-24 05:00

CyberShrink explores why ordinary women (and sometimes even men) fall in love with people on trial or convicted of nasty crimes.

Where there’s a will

2014-10-20 14:29

Where there’s a will

8 weirdest deaths in history

2014-10-16 09:58

Nobody avoids death, but some people do it with style, or not.

"How I helped my friend to die"

2014-10-14 09:12

An exclusive insight into how Prof. Sean Davison helped Dr. Anrich Burger to willingly end his life.

Alcohol, not Ebola, possible cause of Briton's death in Macedonia

2014-10-13 12:53

Severe alcohol poisoning could have mimicked some of the symptoms of Ebola, prompting concerns of an outbreak in the country.

Euthanasia: should you be allowed to die?

2014-10-06 17:30

The right to die has been thrust back into the spotlight recently, Cybershrink describes first-hand the tragedy associated with this question.

SA doctor banned for euthanasia of his father

2014-09-30 14:55

Convicted of murdering his own father, the case of Dr. Alby Hartmann is one of the most important in South Africa's struggle around euthanasia and assisted suicide.

Nascar: No charges against Stewart

2014-09-25 13:29

Nascar driver Tony Stewart will not be charged with the death of Kevin Ward Jnr, reports a US grand jury. However, he's not in the clear yet...

What happens when you die?

2014-09-08 10:02

If you want a picture of death in South Africa, you need look no further than the Salt River Forensic Pathology Laboratory in Cape Town.

WHO concerned about global suicide rate

2014-09-05 14:18

The World Health Organisation (WHO) is calling for more to be done to reduce access to common means of suicide.

Goodbye, beloved furball

2014-09-05 11:32

Parents sometimes have to help kids say goodbye to their beloved pets.

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These famous faces shared their sadness with personal pictures of the late comedienne who died at the age of 81.

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Losing a loved one abroad

2014-08-25 10:10

The death of a spouse or close friend in a foreign destination carries a special kind of pain, but it is possible to work through the loss.

How much fruit and veg is actually enough?

2014-08-19 13:10

The more fruits and veggies you eat, the lower your chances of developing heart problems or dying early.

Stewart to skip Michigan race

2014-08-15 09:46

Nascar veteran Tony Stewart, still reeling from the horror crash in New York earlier in August, will not participate in the upcoming Nascar Sprint Cup Series events at the Michigan International Speedway.

 

Blood running into streets from mortuary

2014-12-12 17:05

The Kuruman Hospital mortuary is in a state of collapse as bodies are allegedly being kept in broken fridges with claims of blood running into the streets, says a report.

Blood running into streets from mortuary

2014-12-12 11:47

The Kuruman Hospital mortuary is in a state of collapse as bodies are allegedly being kept in broken fridges with claims of blood running into the streets, says a report.

Hippo kills Limpopo man

2014-12-09 11:05

A man has died form his injuries after initially surviving a brutal attack from a hippopotamus.

Remains of suspected Ebola case test negative

2014-11-20 11:32

The body of a person who had recently come to the US from West Africa and died of an apparent heart attack tested negative for the Ebola virus.

Third-hand smoke can be a killer

2014-11-14 13:04

The tobacco smoke that lingers after a cigarette has been smoked is harmful.

If you can't smell these 5 things you might be dying

2014-11-04 05:00

Researchers have found that having a poor sense of smell is strongly associated with dying within the next 5 years.

If you can't smell these 5 things you might be dying

2014-10-31 11:49

Researchers have found that having a poor sense of smell is strongly associated with dying within the next 5 years.

If you can't smell these 5 things you might be about to die

2014-10-30 14:43

Researchers have found that having a poor sense of smell is strongly associated with dying within the next 5 years.

The Pistorians – when love is blind

2014-10-27 15:40

CyberShrink explores why ordinary women (and sometimes even men) fall in love with people on trial or convicted of nasty crimes.

The Pistorians – when love is blind

2014-10-23 15:10

CyberShrink explores why ordinary women (and sometimes even men) fall in love with people on trial or convicted of nasty crimes.

'How I helped my friend to die'

2014-10-16 12:52

An exclusive insight into how Prof. Sean Davison helped Health24's Cyberdoc, Dr. Anrich Burger, to willingly end his life.

'How I helped my friend to die'

2014-10-15 17:00

An exclusive insight into how Prof. Sean Davison helped Dr. Anrich Burger to willingly end his life.

'How I helped my friend to die'

2014-10-13 16:33

An exclusive insight into how Prof. Sean Davison helped Dr. Anrich Burger to willingly end his life.

Euthanasia: should you be allowed to die?

2014-10-07 17:00

The right to die has been thrust back into the spotlight recently, Cybershrink describes first-hand the tragedy associated with this question.

Euthanasia: should you be allowed to die?

2014-10-06 11:06

The right to die has been thrust back into the spotlight recently, Cybershrink describes first-hand the tragedy associated with this question.

Should you be allowed to die?

2014-09-30 13:10

The right to die has been thrust back into the spotlight recently, Cybershrink describes first-hand the tragedy associated with this question.

Body parts up for adoption

2014-09-18 12:22

"Adopting" a poisoned liver or an amputated leg may seem macabre, but it's an innovative way to fund essential medical education.

Goodbye, beloved furball

2014-09-08 08:19

Parents sometimes have to help kids say goodbye to their beloved pets.

When parents 'kill' the family pet

2014-09-05 11:35

Parents sometimes have to help kids say goodbye to their beloved pets.

Joan Rivers wanted her funeral to be glitz and glam all the way!

2014-09-05 10:42

The sharp-tongued comedienne has passed away at the age of 81. She was fabulous in life, so, in true Joan Rivers style she wanted to be fabulous in death.

Veteran driver killed in vintage cars crash

2014-09-02 08:30

A tragic incident during a race of pre-Second World War cars on August 30 2014 caused the first death in a vintage car racing series in its 32-year history .

Depression and suicide – situation in SA

2014-08-21 09:10

Depression involves pain, sadness and hopelessness, and when aggravated by stress or alcohol or drug abuse the risk of suicide increases greatly.

Depression and suicide – situation in SA

2014-08-18 15:58

Depression involves pain, sadness and hopelessness, and when aggravated by stress or alcohol or drug abuse the risk of suicide increases greatly.

Killed driver's dad lashes out at Stewart

2014-08-14 08:28

Kevin Ward Snr, the father of the driver Tony Stewart killed on August 9, has blamed the Nascar legend for the tragic death of his son.

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