What Moms Really Want for Mother’s Day

It’s so hard to choose the perfect gift for the woman who gave you life, especially when she deserves the world. However, think about the types of gifts that make Mom’s life easier. It’s a tough job being a mother, so consider these gifts to help make life run a bit smoother. Gifts that are [Read More]

Why the Fight Against Malaria Is Important in SA

25th April is World Malaria Day. This important day reflects on the progress that the global community has made in eliminating and controlling the extent of this disease. But before patting ourselves on the collective back, let us barebear in mind that Malaria still occurs in almost 100 countries worldwide. According to the 2013 World [Read More]

Put Your Loved Ones’ Health First This Family Day

“Family.” What does the word mean to you? Michael J. Fox has claimed: “Family isn’t an important thing. It is everything.” Medical studies have identified three main family-level influences on health: Genetics, A shared physical environment, and A shared social environment. The last two sources turn out to be more significant when family members dwell in the [Read More]

Are Stress and Fatigue a Risk to our Health?

Many of us lead very stressful lives and feel the effects of tiredness and stress on our bodies every single day. Over time, we put excess strain on our bodies and consistent stress can plant seeds in our bodies that may lead to serious long-term illnesses. Stress and fatigue can have a significant physiological impact [Read More]

20th March: International Day of Happiness

We are celebrating the International Day of Happiness on the 20th of March. This is a global celebration that is coordinated by a non-profit movement: Action for Happiness. People join forces to promote happiness on this day. This day is an officially recognised United Nations Day that “recognizes that the pursuit of happiness is a [Read More]

Your guide to the Vital Cover Plus Option

While everyone would undoubtedly want to invest in all types of gap cover, it simply isn’t always affordable. It is for this reason that we have created the Vital Cover Plus option. This is an entry level product that will cover the difference in costs between medical aid payments and your additional service provider payments [Read More]