The long, unwinding road – If your holidays are as much about the journey as the destination, dramatic, mind-boggling Namibia is a must.

It’s a desolate beauty of stark desert, glittering sand dunes, deep canyons and sheer escarpments, and its silent, utterly straight roads disappearing into the horizon emphasis that you’ve entered a different kind of land. Yet this stunning country is utterly indifferent to the fate of travellers who come to admire it.

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FOXWOOD HOUSE – haven in Houghton
Diversions Winter 2018

Foxwood House, an idyllic rural haven located in the heart of
Johannesburg, South Africa’s financial and business capital, has all the
allure of a country estate. With its large gardens, lush foliage, ancient trees and mysterious old garden pathways, swans and ducks on a pond under the trees, old manor house furnished with family heirlooms, interiors with wooden paneling, …..

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Abdominal Cramps
Pharmacy Summer 2017

The term abdominal cramp is nonspecific and is used to refer to a number of different symptoms or sensations. People often refer to a “stomach-ache” or “stomach cramps” to refer to pain that is perceived anywhere in the abdominal area.

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Yoga Retreat with Marianne Wiid at Melkkamer
Diversions Winter 2018

De Hoop Collection invites you to enjoy an enriching experience – a three-day Marianne Wiid yoga retreat, from Friday 3 to Sunday 5 August 2018 – in the beautiful tranquil setting of the De Hoop Nature Reserve. With a blend of fresh air, restorative yoga and nature walks it is one that will recharge and revitalise your energy and unify you in body, mind and spirit. Broaden your yoga practice with the qualified Iyengar yoga teacher Marianne Wiid.

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Worried sick
Pharmacy Summer 2017

This could be a glimpse of the emotions of a patient suffering with anxiety. Anxiety is often characterised by many different emotions e.g. fear, apprehension, unease and worry, often in relation to situations we feel are unavoidable or uncontrollable, and often these are activities we have to face daily.


CANCER – A Love Story
Pharmacy Summer 2017

At the age of 23 in 1989 – a melanoma in her thigh was Lauren’s ‘first encounter of the cancer kind’. Then a little more than twenty years later, now a wife and mother of two, she was diagnosed with breast cancer.

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Diversions Winter 2018

Once upon a time in a land far away, a beautiful, independent, selfassured princess happened upon a frog as she sat contemplating ecological issues on the shores of an unpolluted pond in a verdant meadow near her castle. The frog hopped into the princess’ lap and said: ‘ Elegant Lady, I was once a handsome prince, until an evil witch cast a spell upon me.

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