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Number of Cancer Patients Expected to Rise

Alarmingly, the number of cancer sufferers is set to rise significantly in the coming years, according to a report by the World Health Organisation (WHO). The report suggests that a “tidal wave” of cancer is approaching, and we should be extra
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Forming a Game Club

A board game club is a great way to get together with friends. Whether you’re a role-playing Dungeons and Dragons fan or into board games that are more rooted in reality, like Risk, there’s nothing like having a dedicated group you
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Remedies of the Khoikhoi

People native to South Africa, the Khoikhoi – or Khoi – had a pastoral culture, giving them a close affinity to endemic South African plant life. Today many benefit from the knowledge they’ve passed on about the medicinal properties of various
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What to Look For in an Office Chair

The human body has evolved to walk, stand and run with great agility. It’s not designed to stay in a sitting position for 8 or more hours at a stretch, and yet this is what many of us now do as
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Unique offices

Traditional office space is so passé. Forward-thinking workers and business owners are turning their attention to new and exciting work spaces that encourage productivity and creativity, and don’t bust a hole in the budget. Here are a few exciting office ideas
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Types of Plastic Manufacturing

Plastic is everywhere. It’s used in the production of an enormous range of products, from spacebars to spaceships. This is thanks to its low cost, versatility and ease of manufacture. Here we take a look at various processes used in the
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Total Recall: Products Pulled from the Shelves

We’d like to think that the goods on sale in supermarkets and other stores have passed stringent safety tests, but every so often an untested, unsafe product falls through the cracks and lands up in the hands of unwitting customers. These
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How to Get Rid of Furniture Clutter

Every home has it – furniture that no one uses. Maybe it’s sitting in your garage gathering dust, or maybe it’s in the corner of the lounge, where no-one uses it because it’s ugly, looks out of shape, or is covered
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Signs You’re Underappreciated Office Slave

We all dream of having a job that’s totally satisfying – a good salary, friendly colleagues, convenient location, engaging tasks and so on. Unfortunately, most of us have jobs that don’t meet all of these standards. However, a little appreciation goes
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How Machines are Boosting South African Entrepreneurship

Small and medium enterprise businesses in South Africa are receiving a welcome boost thanks to the proliferation of more affordable machinery. In addition, a new grant from the Department of Trade and Industry is helping entrepreneurs get their businesses off the