IOC - Health TB is taking down health workers in SA at a three times higher rate 2018-05-19T15:30:00.000000000+00:00 Dr Arlette Bekker has always led a healthy and active lifestyle as she believed that as a medical professional leading by example is key. How social isolation may increase stress 2018-05-19T10:30:00.000000000+00:00 Researchers have found that long term chronic isolation cause the build-up of a chemical in the brain, that increases stress, aggression and fear. Doctor financed jet, Maserati by prescribing unnecessary chemotherapy 2018-05-18T16:30:00.000000000+00:00 A Texas doctor allegedly paid for his six-seat business jet, Maserati and various homes by prescribing costly care to patients who didn't need it. Heavenly Spa is a truly relaxing, re-energising experience 2018-05-18T14:00:00.000000000+00:00 Whether you are in need of some alone time, a relaxing afternoon with friends or a couples massage there is something on offer for everyone at this luxurious spa. Twice-weekly jabs to unclog your arteries 2018-05-18T11:30:00.000000000+00:00 A simple injection could reverse the clogging of arteries responsible for most heart attacks and strokes. New blood test can detect pancreatic cancer in minutes 2018-05-18T10:15:00.000000000+00:00 The test, which is at the proof-of-concept stage, can rapidly screen a drop of blood for biomarkers of pancreatic cancer and provide results in less than an hour. Blood type 'linked travellers’ diarrhoea’ 2018-05-18T08:00:00.000000000+00:00 If a trip abroad always sees you laid low with a stomach bug, your blood type could be to blame. First confirmed urban Ebola case is a 'game changer' in Congo outbreak 2018-05-17T18:19:00.000000000+00:00 In densely populated cities, Ebola has the potential for "an explosive increase in cases." Regulating salt intake key to prevent hypertension 2018-05-17T18:15:00.000000000+00:00 Hypertension, also known as high or raised blood pressure, is a condition in which the blood vessels have persistently raised pressure. Doctors Without Borders overwhelmed by Gaza carnage 2018-05-17T17:00:00.000000000+00:00 The death toll provided by Gaza health authorities - 55 dead and 2271 wounded, including 1359 wounded with live ammunition - is staggering.