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‘I’m sorry’ — mom to children

'I'm sorry' — mom to children

“I am sorry I did not protect you”. That was Xoli Dladla-Mpungose’s emotional message read out at the funeral of her four children, Kuhlekonke Mpungose (4), Kwezi Mpungose (6), Siphesihle Mpungose (10) and Ayakha Jiyane, who were murdered last Tuesday. Racked by grief at not being able to protect her …

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Can honey protect the stomach from aspirin?

Can honey protect the stomach from aspirin?

Q: My mother has neck and back pain and sees a physical therapist for it. When her PT was unavailable for a few weeks, she was in considerable pain. I suggested she take aspirin for pain relief, but it gives her terrible heartburn. All NSAIDs do. A few weeks ago, …

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Washing your hands for 20 seconds can protect you from the flu

Every year, almost 20 million people in the United States alone, catch the flu. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, people must work on improving their hand washing techniques. Hand washing is essential, and it only takes 20 seconds to prevent radioactive materials, microbiological agents and chemicals …

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