SEE: Tent collapses during meeting in Durban, three children rushed to hospital

2019-08-31 17:38

Three children were rushed to hospital and 15 others treated for minor injuries in Durban after a tent collapsed due to strong winds.

Viral video shows a massive wave crash down on dozens of tourists at a 'tsunami pool' in China

2019-08-01 10:16

City officials from Longjing announced that 44 tourists were injured in the unexpected swell, and that the pool is closed for investigation.

Here's why daytime wounds heal faster than night-time ones

2017-11-13 10:00

Researchers found that wounds that occur at night take 60% longer to heal than those that occur during the day.

Cape Town Cycle Tour: how to have an injury-free race!

2017-03-10 14:37

Are you riding the Cape Town Cycle Tour this year? Here are some of the common pains linked to cycling plus some interesting facts about the race.

7 ways to avoid beach sport injuries

2016-12-29 09:38

Being active on the beach during the holidays is fun and will keep you fit, but make sure you take the necessary precautions to avoid getting injured.

What would you do to keep your child safe?

2016-08-21 07:30

You’d do anything to keep your children safe, right? Well these are a few things you may not have considered

Carl Pistorius still in ICU

2014-08-07 10:14

Oscar Pistorius' brother Carl is in intensive care, recovering from injuries sustained during an accident in Limpopo on Friday.

Bioengineered skin might be a reality someday

2014-01-30 15:15

People who need skin grafts because of burns or other injuries might someday get lab-grown, bioengineered skin that works much like real human skin.

'Minimalist' running shoes offer less protection

2014-01-10 14:04

Users of 'minimalist' running shoes reported higher rates of injury and pain with the less structured shoes.

Watch the game and lose weight

2013-11-20 11:57

Slouching on the couch is a sure fire way to pick up weight. Be inspired by the guys on the field and get moving!


How bad is the boo boo? Or 'The day I broke my toddlers leg'

2019-08-26 11:32

Toddler injuries are a dime a dozen. So how do you know when your little one requires more than an Olaf plaster and a kiss to make it all better?

Woman plunges five stories while trying to take photos

2019-05-06 13:20

The latest victim, Reilly Hamilton, fell five stories from her apartment while taking snaps at around 8pm, police said.

10 weird names for sports injuries

2017-07-05 09:16

From 'acne mechanica' to 'turf toe', there are a number of weird names for common sports injuries.

Buffalo hit sees Amplats CEO in wheelchair at Mining Indaba

2017-02-09 09:25

The chief executive officer of Anglo American Platinum, the world’s biggest producer of the metal, was injured by a buffalo while on holiday in December.

What would you do to keep your child safe?

2016-08-25 12:15

If you’d do anything to keep your kids safe, here’s how you can do more and not just for your own children

Dealing with cold weather injuries

2015-01-02 12:13

If exercising outdoors is on your list of New Year's resolutions, don't let the weather stop you, suggests the National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATA).

What we know about Reeva’s Injuries

2014-03-11 10:43

Here's what we know about the injuries that Reeva Steenkamp sustained.

Don't rush into a workout programme

2014-01-13 11:36

An expert warns that to get in shape you should ease into your exercise programme – trying to get quick results could do more harm than good.

Luggage-lifting tips for safe travels

2013-12-23 15:49

Carrying and lifting heavy luggage during the holidays lead to neck, wrist, back and shoulder pain and tens of thousands of injuries every year.

Certain alcohol brands tied to more ER visits

2013-08-19 11:54

According to a new study, understanding the relationship between alcohol brands and their connection to injury may help guide policy.

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