| Actemra approved for giant cell arteritis

This drug has been approved to treat adults who suffer from a type of inflammation of the blood vessels.

Read more... | Drunken workers delay construction of Alexandra clinic

Completion of the clinic was scheduled for mid-2017, but workers are frequently not in a fit state to do their day’s work.

Read more... | 9 habits that could hurt your digestive system

When last did you give your gut any thought? Turns out these nine common habits could actually be causing damage to your digestive system.

Read more... | Does Justin Bieber really have pink eye?

Justin Bieber recently posted a series of selfies after reportedly having contracted conjunctivitis in his left eye.

Read more... | SEE: SA doctors perform second successful penis transplant

This comes after the world’s first successful penis transplant was done in December 2014 at Tygerberg Academic Hospital.

Read more... | Mechanical heart valve noise may cause sleepless nights

For some patients, the closing sound of their mechanical heart valve reduces their quality of life and leads to depression and anxiety.

Read more... | SEE: How long the flu virus lasts in your body

As winter settles in, we'll find ourselves more susceptible to catching the flu. Take a look at how long you'll be under the weather and how long the virus can survive.

Read more... | Overweight boys have higher colon cancer risk as adults

According to new research, losing weight might lower the risk of overweight boys developing colon (colorectal) cancer later in life.