Terminally ill pooch adopted by new family

2019-04-25 12:17

A terminally ill dog with a huge tumour on its head recently met the family who’ll take care of him during his final days.

Brave gran beats cancer for 11th time after defying the odds

2018-06-01 15:36

A woman who’s beaten cancer 11 times has stunned doctors again after having her leg amputated.

Woman left paralysed after completing half-marathon

2018-05-25 15:23

An American athlete revealed how she was struck down by a terrifying nerve condition that left her paralysed from the waist down.

‘I wanted him to see me at my most beautiful’ - single woman takes wedding pics with ill granddad

2018-03-16 14:34

"Doctors made it clear to me that his body was failing and he has a heart condition."

Know your medical aid options

2017-11-16 19:15

Hospital plans, comprehensive cover, network options…find out what’s the best medical insurance for you.

7 steps for surviving the flu

2017-06-08 11:18

Don’t let the flu get the better of you. Here are seven steps that will get you back on your feet and back to your usual routine in no time.

Mommy can't get sick!

2015-08-19 12:56

Actually, she can...

Staying calm when your child is hospitalised

2015-06-29 13:15

How to cope when your child is hospitalised, what to pack and how to be prepared.

How to survive being sick with a toddler

2015-05-20 09:57

5 tips to help keep your toddler occupied while you recover from the flu.

Can aircon make you sick?

2012-06-13 00:00

Does the air conditioner in a office make one sick? Flu? Colds? Sinus conditions?


Hewitt victim: ‘There should be no circumstances that allow him out – old or sick’

2018-10-05 16:12

One of the victims or former tennis player and convicted child rapist Bob Hewitt (78) says it’s absurd that after two years in jail Hewitt has applied to serve the remainder of his sentence – four years – under correctional supervision.

Could your ex be making you physically ill?

2018-05-25 16:07

Can you really become ill from a broken heart, or is it all psychosomatic?

Woman with brittle bones breaks ribs by sneezing

2018-05-11 18:32

As a child she often got cruel comments and stares from others, but she’s fighting back by sharing her story with public talks to raise awareness of her condition.

How to figure out if you have a cold or the flu — and the best way to treat it

2018-02-23 13:55

The symptoms of a cold and the flu can often look the same, but there are some key differences. Allergies are a third variable to consider.

Girl woke up every morning thinking she’s on holiday in France

2017-09-14 14:37

Her brain had been so affected by the surgeries that for a time the young girl couldn’t remember anything after the day of her diagnosis.

Parents are more at risk of getting sick

2016-06-14 11:11

A recent study shows that parents get sick twice as much as childless people.

Kids faking sick

2015-07-13 14:28

Cold and flu season is upon us, but is your child really sick?

5 sick day activities

2015-06-15 14:54

Great tips on how to keep your sick kids occupied while they're home from school.

Is it okay for kids to take a 'sick day'?

2015-02-17 15:44

Should kids be allowed to take a day off from school or does it encourage bad habits?

Your child in hospital

2010-07-23 14:29

Spending time in the ward with your child is scary, tedious and exhausting all at once. Here’s how to cope.

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