Health24.com | Parkinson's drugs linked to impulse control disorders
Medicines for Parkinson's disease, known as dopamine receptor agonist drugs, are linked with higher risks for pathological gambling, hypersexuality and compulsive shopping.
Health24.com | New drug available for TB patients
From next year, a new drug for people with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis will be made available, according to a pharmaceutical company.
Health24.com | Why do some people escape Ebola, and not others?
Ebola spreads by contact with bodily fluids, such as through a break in the skin or someone with contaminated hands touching the eyes or nose.
Health24.com | Airport screening can curb spread of Ebola
Testing prospective airline passengers in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone could help to control the spread of Ebola.
Health24.com | What the world thinks of Oscar's sentence
Oscar Pistorius was sentenced this morning to 5 years in prison for the killing of Reeva Steenkamp, though in actuality he could serve as little as 10 months.
Whatever the result, the hype around the trial meant that the sentence was bound to draw a huge response. Here's what social media said.