It is ironic that coal fired power plants contribute to climate change which could result in the malfunctioning of the power plants, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
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The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) says that despite widespread reports of diarrhoea-related illnesses in Tshwane, there is no cholera outbreak.
Nearly 140 students were admitted into hospital on Thursday to receive treatment for severe diarrhea. Watch.
Rotavirus vaccines are expensive and take time to produce. For developing countries, the fact that the vaccines need cold storage also presents a challenge.
City Health has activated a host of measures in the run-up to the annual diarrhoea season, including engaging with traditional healers to help reduce the number of young children who die from this preventable disease.
Kids with autism are more prone to symptoms such as diarrhoea or constipation, according to a new study.
A new study has found that widespread vaccination against rotavirus cuts children's rates of infection.
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IBS makes your colon more sensitive than normal and results in uncomfortable symptoms.
Could the reason why more children are suffering from digestive ailments have something to do with Capetonians' efforts to save water.
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Two vaccines – Rotateq and Rotatrix – can prevent up to 87 percent of all rotavirus illnesses occurring during a baby's first year.
More than 170 school principals from Queensland, Australia, are presumably suffering from salmonella poisoning after attending a conference, and 24 have been admitted to hospital.
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Responding to pressure from the United States, Australia will fund an Ebola treatment clinic in Sierra Leone, according to Prime Minister Tony Abbott.
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