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HEALTH

The Department of Health Has Revealed Crucial Information To The Public

https://www.iol.co.za/lifestyle/health/gauteng-healthcare-workers-assaulted-and-bitten-41-times-by-mental-health-patients-c0bae028-2899-437c-b8b5-09b06c130a52?utm_term=Autofeed&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1638951131 Pretoria – The Gauteng division of wellbeing says consistent preparing is being given to staff on the administration of forceful mental medical services patients, following various reported assaults on the medical care laborers. Gauteng wellbeing representative Kwara Kekana said for the period between January 2020 to November 2021, somewhere around 41 assault episodes on staff by mental medical services patients were recorded.

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The Department of Health Has Revealed Crucial Information To The Public

HEALTH

Is Percocet Pain Reliever Harmful?

IS PERCOCET HARMFUL? When abused, Percocet can be quite harmful. Percocet is the brand name of a narcotic pain reliever containing a combination of oxycodone and acetaminophen (Tylenol) that is used to treat moderate to severe pain. The short-term effects of Percocet last approximately 4–6 hours and include pain reduction, sleepiness and—in some people—a pleasant euphoria.

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Is Percocet Pain Reliever Harmful?

SEX-RELATIONSHIP

Here's 5 Reasons Why Most Married People Cheat On Their Partner.

Is a question frequently asked. As it stands men tend to cheat more than women. According to information collected survey, 20 percent of married men and 13 percent of married women have slept with someone other than other. 1. They're looking for a way out.

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Here's 5 Reasons Why Most Married People Cheat On Their Partner.

SOCIETY

What to do if you have been sexually assaulted, CHECK HERE

The scourge of sexual orientation based savagery stays uncontrolled in South Africa. As indicated by the wrongdoing insights second quarterly report delivered on Friday, a sum of 9 956 assault cases were accounted for the multi month time span. An aggregate of 11 824 instances of attack on ladies were accounted for during the July to September period.

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What to do if you have been sexually assaulted, CHECK HERE

HEALTH

Common Signs You Are Addicted To Alcohol Or Drugs

Substance abuse is when a person continues to use illegal substances, even if they have a substance abuse problem, such as alcohol, cocaine, over-the-counter painkillers or other drugs. Alcohol and Drugs: Dangerous Combinations - Alcohol Recovery Guide A person with moderate or severe drug addiction may prioritize addiction over family, relationships, and careers.

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Common Signs You Are Addicted To Alcohol Or Drugs

ENTERTAINMENT

Lasizwe checked himself in at a mental institution

Lasizwe Dambuza is South African entertainer, he has his own YouTube channel featuring his latest show Drink or tell the truth. Lasizwe has invited South African celebrities on his show including Zodwa wabantu and many more. Lasizwe lost his mother at a very tender age and lost his father a year back.

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Lasizwe checked himself in at a mental institution

ENTERTAINMENT

Gigi Lamayne Opens Up About Why She Tried To Kill Herself In The Past

Mental health is something that is still taboo in most communities and it is also something that many do not understand. It is also not understood that there are different kinds of mental illnesses that people suffer from in the black community, especially since most people label it as a person being crazy or just being a victim of witchcraft.

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Gigi Lamayne Opens Up About Why She Tried To Kill Herself In The Past

SEX-RELATIONSHIP

Signs of an abusive relationship

It's not always clear if you're in an abusive relationship. This article highlights some of the key indicators to look for. It is common for someone who is being abused to believe that the abuse is their fault and that they 'deserve' it. It's critical to understand that you are never to blame for how an abusive person treats you.

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Signs of an abusive relationship

SOCIETY

In Site B, a motorcade was held to combat gender-based violence.

In order to reduce the rate of gender-based violence (GBV) in the community, Ilitha Labantu, in collaboration with the Site B community police forum (CPF) and police, held the "Uthuleleni" motorcade today for the 2021 16 Days of Activism Against Women and Child Abuse campaign.

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In Site B, a motorcade was held to combat gender-based violence.

SPORTS

How Cristiano Ronaldo Helped His Only Brother To Quit Alcoholism And Drug Use In 2014

Alcohol and narcotics are among the most commonly used substances today, and their usage has had a significant influence on the public health of many civilizations. When used excessively, these substances can even cause death. Many of its addicted users find that the road to recovery is long and difficult when they walk it alone, but when concerned individuals get involved, miracles may happen.

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How Cristiano Ronaldo Helped His Only Brother To Quit Alcoholism And Drug Use In 2014

SOCIETY

SAPS is alleged to have brutally assaulted a woman for failing to wear a face mask.

Ipid spokes person confirmed that the matter has been brought to their attention, and an investigation is underway to investigate the alleged incident, the incident has been condemned after it alleged that the police officer assaulted the woman by hitting her in the head, using the back of his service pistol in front of her eight year old child.

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SAPS is alleged to have brutally assaulted a woman for failing to wear a face mask.

SEX-RELATIONSHIP

How to handle an abusive partner.

Are you seeing a person who's verbally or bodily competitive with you, or in any other case abusive? Did the connection start out on a outstanding foot, wherein you had been flawlessly in sync, after which it appeared that matters changed? Has he come to be angry, non-communicative, or violent?

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How to handle an abusive partner.

SOCIETY

Sad news-Person jumps to their death at Sandton City

Sandton City affirmed that an individual leaped to their demise prior on Saturday. Crisis administrations reacted to the scene quickly, however, the individual was articulated dead. The South African Police Service are presently exploring the episode and the personality, age and sex of the individual have not been delivered at this point.

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Sad news-Person jumps to their death at Sandton City

SOCIETY

Sad News| Disabled People Left Without Care Amid Funding Crisis

Workers at Durban and Coastal Mental Health's Jona Vaughan residential facility in Amanzimtoti who care for 84 severely challenged persons did not show up for work on Thursday morning in protest of not being paid since September. Charmaine Maas, treasurer of the Parents Association of KZN, told news reporters that the organization was attempting to recruit volunteers to help with cooking and care for the residents to avoid a "total disaster."

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Sad News| Disabled People Left Without Care Amid Funding Crisis

OTHERS

8 Common Health Issues Among Older People

Hair curling, curling, thinking about where you parked the car - old age can be scary. In addition to humor, aging can lead to many health problems. For seniors who make up 12 percent of the world's population - and are expected to grow by almost 22% by 2050 - it is important to understand the issues that people face as they get older and know that there are preventative measures (or loved ones) on the road to healthy aging.  1. Long-term health problems    According to the National Council of the Elderly,

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8 Common Health Issues Among Older People

SOCIETY

Mourners run for their lives after "Dead man" Returns home during his burial

A marvelous scene happened when a person who had been assumed dead got back home after his burial service. Kangrok as per him he headed out to a close by town to hustle, then, at that point, evaporated and was gone forever. Kangrok's spoiling body was found alongside the waterway, and family members started chasing after him.

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Mourners run for their lives after

HEALTH

Side of effect of Alcohol consumption

How Long Does It Take to Reverse Alcohol Damage? What Happens When You Drink Alcohol Everyday? As per the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), the most regularly happening substance use issue is liquor use issue. Long haul use or maltreatment of liquor has been experimentally shown to be related with a wide range of sorts of negative medical problems and harm to various organ frameworks in the body.

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Side of effect of Alcohol consumption

SOCIETY

Mzansi-Support for GBV and abuse victims needs to be normalized

Don’t air your dirty laundry in public. It’s up to you to make it work. We all have troubles, yours are nothing unique.” These phrases and others like them are so frequently heard by girls who're victims of gender-based totally violence (GBV) – and intimate associate violence especially – in keeping with Pertunia Bopape, an occupational therapist and Centre of Psychotherapy Excellence supervisor at Netcare Akeso Nelspruit in Mpumalanga.

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Mzansi-Support for GBV and abuse victims needs to be normalized

SOCIETY

Man burned beyond recognition after he set himself on fire inside his vehicle at Muldersdrift.

Few hours ago, a man burned beyond recognition after he set himself on fire inside his vehicle at Muldersdrift, South of Johannesburg. A man has set himself on fire inside his car in Muldersdrift, South of Joburg. The community says they waited for 45m for emergency services to arrive, by the time they arrived the person was burned beyond recognition.

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Man burned beyond recognition after he set himself on fire inside his vehicle at Muldersdrift.

HEALTH

10 facts on ageing and health you should know

For the first time in human history, most people can expect to live to be 60 or older. Longevity provides great opportunities for older individuals and families as well as society as a whole. Adding years to your family and community allows you to explore new interests, such as higher education or long-neglected hobbies.

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10 facts on ageing and health you should know