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Grief and LossMental & Emotional Health
May 3, 2019

Preparing for the death of a loved one

They say two things are inevitable; death and taxes. But while you could (but shouldn’t) cheat the taxman, no-one can cheat death. Often, however, families are unprepared for the death of a loved one. Even if you don't want to think about it, it's important to be ready for the inevitable.
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Grief and Loss
November 18, 2015

Rugby Legend, Jonah Lomu, Dies

The world was shocked, earlier today, with the heart-breaking news of the death of Jonah Lomu, who died from a kidney disease called nephrotic syndrome. (more…)
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Surgery
September 5, 2014

Joan Rivers passes away at the age Of 81

Joan Rivers, the legendary comedienne, stopped breathing and went into cardiac arrest on the 28th of August at a clinic in New York where she’d been checked in to undergo procedure on her vocal chords. Rushed to Mount Sinai hospital, Rivers was unresponsive and immediately placed on life-support. (more…)
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DepressionNews
August 12, 2014

Robin Williams passes away

We are sad to report that well-known actor and comedian Robin Williams has died. He was found lying unconscious in his home in Tiburon, California around 11:55am, and at 12:02pm he was declared dead. The cause of his death is still inconclusive, but the coroners suspect his death to be a suicide. According to them it was death by asphyxiation, but a comprehensive evaluation is needed to confirm the real cause. The local law enforcement will also investigate the cause of his death. (more…)
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Infections
January 21, 2014

Popular TV personality Lesego Motsepe passes away

Tributes and condolences have been pouring in, especially on social media sites, for Isidingo star Lesego Motsepe, who passed away in her home in Randburg on Monday. In a statement, Motsepe's family said she was found by her brother Moemise Motsepe at about 11am on Monday morning, and paramedics confirmed her death a few hours later. (more…)
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