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Breast cancer awareness: Risk factors, symptoms and facts

Earlier this year, the World Health Organization announced that breast cancer has now overtaken lung cancer as the world’s most commonly-diagnosed cancer.



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Medihelp Medical Scheme announces price reductions on four plans for 2022

Medihelp Medical Aid announced a price reduction of on average 5,57% on four of its options and an average increase of 2,74% on the rest its plans for 2022.



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The sadness and stigma of suicide

South Africa has the eighth highest suicide figure in the world, with an average of 8 000 people who take their lives annually, or about 23 per day.



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Bonding with your baby

Think back to the last time you felt a rush of positive emotions as you snuggled up against and played with your baby. It probably wasn’t too long ago – when we touch, nuzzle and smell our little one, our bodies release the hormone oxytocin, which instantly gives us that warm, fuzzy feeling of love towards him or her.



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Prime 2 Network – addressing your needs in every life stage

If you are looking to save on monthly medical aid contributions while still having access to quality private healthcare, take a closer look at the Medihelp Prime 2 Network option.



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Is stress making you hypertensive?

We’ve all felt it – that feeling of blood pressure rising when we are faced with a stressful situation. Why does this happen and is it potentially dangerous for our health?