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January 15th, 2020 The wealthiest men and women can expect to live an additional eight to nine years free from disability compared to people in the poorest groups, according to University College London (UCL)-led research. The study analysed data from 10,754 and...

January 8th, 2020 The medical profession is becoming more outspoken in its criticisms of the National Health Insurance Bill among growing concerns over large-scale emigration. The SA Medical Association says doctors “strongly oppose” the legislation in its...

January 8th, 2020 Evidence is accumulating that eating in a 6-hour period and fasting for 18 hours can trigger a metabolic switch from glucose-based to ketone-based energy, with increased stress resistance, increased longevity, and a decreased incidence of diseases,...

November 27th, 2019 The government would have to hike taxes by an average of 10.8% to fund the National Health Insurance (NHI) to provide the services set out in the Bill before Parliament. That, notes Rapport, is the view of two economists in a study conducted for...
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