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Beware those skin lighteners!

Nearly 80 percent of skin lighteners tested in a UCT study have been found to contain illegal or banned ingredients.

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Go figure, counting calories ‘bad for health’

People should stop counting calories and instead focus on the kind of food they are eating to cut the risk of heart attack, stroke and other health problems, sa... Read Story

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Selfies cause head lice – paediatricians

Selfies have sparked an explosion in the number of head lice cases among teenagers, warn a group of US paediatricians.

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Beware those skin lighteners!
August 28 2015 at 11:34

Nearly 80 percent of skin lighteners tested in a UCT study have been found to contain illegal or banned ingredients.

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Go figure, counting calories ‘bad for health’
August 27 2015 at 21:57

People should stop counting calories and instead focus on the kind of food they are eating to cut the risk of heart attack, stroke and other health problems, say a group of experts.

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Selfies cause head lice – paediatricians
August 27 2015 at 21:40

Selfies have sparked an explosion in the number of head lice cases among teenagers, warn a group of US paediatricians.

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Moms help prem babies by reading
August 27 2015 at 11:54

Premature babies at Tygerberg Children's Hospital are being read to by their mothers to stimulate their brains.

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East Africa next global clothing hub?
August 26 2015 at 14:11

East African countries, particularly Ethiopia and Kenya, could become leading clothing manufacturers if governments, employers and buyers pull together to improve business conditions, global consultancy McKinsey & Comp... Read Story
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Retirement not so golden for women
August 26 2015 at 11:18

Women on average outlive men and are therefore more likely to outlive their retirement savings.

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Designers prove black hasn’t lost its romantic side
August 25 2015 at 21:05

The catwalks were dripping in ink once again this season as the fashion world went back to black.

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Bullies beware disabled boy’s bionic hand
August 25 2015 at 17:16

A 9-year-old who was bullied for having only one hand has become the first boy in the UK to be fitted with a new child-sized bionic hand.

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Women work 100 minutes ‘for free’ each day
August 25 2015 at 17:04

A female manager in effect works for nothing for 100 minutes of each day because of the pay gap between men and women, according to a new salary survey.

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Ugly shoes? They're for life
August 25 2015 at 13:26

When did shoes get so ugly?

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