child obesity reuters

Are children doomed to be fat for life?

In School Health Week, Lindsay Ord speaks to experts about the growing problem of childhood obesity.

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70-year life expectancy plan for KZN

The KZN Health Department has launched a plan to increase life expectancy to 70 years within the next 15 years.

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Vagrants arrested after city raid

Sixteen illegal immigrants could face deportation

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Ways to wow at a wedding

Heading for a wedding? Elli-Nicole Sazeides, right, a graduate of the London International School of Fashion, creates clothing that’s lu ...

One-pot wonders

One-pot meals are the perfect week night dinner. Angela Day shares recipes that will let you have a meal on the table in less than an hour

Lights, camera, blooming marvellous ( ...

South African landscape gardener extraordinaire Leon Kluge has pulled off another huge victory, cleaning up at the world’s largest indoo ...

Labour law amendments

Recent changes to our Labour Law will give employees more protection at the workplace and will put severe obligations on employers

Beware cornered tigers of Pakistan

Call them "cornered tigers" or whatever else you can think of to describe a desperate team, but Pakistan are a considerable threat to South Af ...

Operation Smile
Operation Smile has recently partnered with Fair Cape Dairies for a new campaign. The campaign officially launched in February will run until World Smile Day in October.O ...

Greece sends EU reform list

Greece sent its euro zone partners an augmented list of proposed reforms but EU officials said several more steps were required before any rel ...