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Eco Poly Bag

At The Local Choice we are conscious of the influence that a business like ours can have on the world around us. We realise that making considered choices can make a significant environmental impact. To this end we have decided to embark on a Green Journey. As of October 2019 all shopping bags will now be ecopolybag. We see ourselves as a leader in this direction and are happy that you are part of this journey. What is ecopolybag? Find below a list of FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS What is oxo-biodegradable plastic? It is ordinary plastic to which a catalyst has…
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All 4 Women

Can the use of probiotics help soothe colic? Infant colic is a condition that affects up to 40 % of all babies in the first3 – 5 months of life and is defined as an otherwise healthy baby that has unexplained episodes of fussing and crying for at least 3 hours per day for 3 days per week. Otherwise healthy would refer to a baby that is gaining sufficient weight, feeding correctly and has no other signs of fever, pain or discomfort. These episodes of crying and fussing are usually predicable and happen at the same or similar times every…
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Codeine Addiction: Signs And Symptoms

Found in over-the-counter cough mixtures, codeine is a substance known for its pain relieving properties while also assisting in suppressing any persistent coughing. It’s a product most families have in their homes in the form of a simple cough syrup, but has now become the new recreational drug of choice for several youngsters across South Africa. Due to it being relatively cheap, and the fact that several high-profile celebrities endorse the use of codeine-laced drinks, the popularity of the drug has skyrocketed in recent years. Users often view the use of an over-the-counter cough syrup as harmless, but they couldn’t be…
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