Drinking four glasses of wine a day can increase your chances of getting breast cancer by about 50%.
All codeine products might soon require a prescription, taking them out of the reach of people needing only a mild pain killer.
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Codeine abuse is a habit, but how should South Africa deal with it?
Health workers brace for an increased need for palliative care as waiting lists grow.
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In this township, alcohol makes violent men close to three times more likely to rape a woman.
Bhekisisa means "to scrutinise" in Zulu
In South Africa, Zulu patients who would like to be thoroughly assessed by a doctor, would ask the physician to "bhekisisa" them.