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Women: Vaginal Yeast Infection
Vaginal yeast infection is an infection of the vagina caused by the yeast known as candida. Vaginal yeast infection is also called vaginal thrush. This infection occurs when there is an imbalance in the body’s natural yeast balance. Pregnant women and women aged between 30 and 40 are most likely to suffer from yeast infections.
Lifestyle: Now Showing at Cinemas Near You!
The following movies have been released in South African Cinemas from 23 September 2016.
Learner Support: WCED Matric & E-Resources
​The Western Cape Education Department (WCED) has a range of e-learning resources available to learners to assist them in their schooling career. In partnership with the WCED, we have shared the following links on our platform for parents and learners to access as an additional afterschool aid for those who may need the assistance.
Women: Toxic Shock Syndrome
Toxic Shock Syndrome (TSS) is an uncommon but serious infection caused by either staphylococcus aureus bacteria or by streptococcus bacteria. Although this disease has been frequently linked to the use of tampons in menstruating women, it can affect people of any gender and age.
Learner Support: Study Groups
​​​One of the most effective ways to prepare for class discussions and exams is by forming a study group. Study groups provide a number of benefits to the learning process. For starters, studying with others in a small group is helpful to everyone because you think out loud, share ideas and learn from each other.
People of note
Randall Abrahams
​Randall Abrahams is a South African radio and television personality and an independent consultant to the digital and PR industry, and is best known for his role on the M-Net reality competition series Idols since the show launched in February 2002.
Celebrate Heritage Day 24 Sep 16
The Western Cape is the country's most beautiful province with different cultural groups from many different backgrounds. It is a region of magnificent mountains; colourful patchworks of farmland set in lovely valleys...
Community Violence: The Effects on Children
​Most urban children, by the time they enter high school, have seen the use of weapons, guns or other acts of violence against people in their neighbourhood or school. Community violence refers to exposure, as a witness or through actual experience...
Home Based versus Office Based Business
One of the biggest questions you’ll need to answer as you formulate plans for your business is where you will locate it. Will you work from home or set up an office, storefront or other commercial space?
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