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25 April 2016, 4:00pm
The best way to diet? Be greedy
The best way to diet? Be greedy
Lifestyle

Indulging in chocolate and biscuits for one day a week could make it easier for dieters to lose weight, say scientists.

25 April 2016, 10:56am
#WorldMalariaDay: 5 celebs who count
#WorldMalariaDay: 5 celebs who count
Lifestyle

On World Malaria Day, here is a list of five celebrities who are actively involved in the fight against malaria.

25 April 2016, 08:00am
#WorldMalariaDay: SA sticks to its targets goal
#WorldMalariaDay: SA sticks to its targets goal
Lifestyle

The global theme for World Malaria Day is End Malaria for Good. And that's exactly what South Africa aims to do by 2018.

25 April 2016, 07:52am
How the Med diet keeps the heart healthy
How the Med diet keeps the heart healthy
Lifestyle

A new study, which involved 15 000 participants, set out to establish the impact that diet has on those who already have heart disease.

23 April 2016, 07:00am
Everyday ways to burn calories
Everyday ways to burn calories
Lifestyle

What do sex, mowing the lawn and binge TV watching have in common? They all burn calories...

22 April 2016, 08:22am
Chester sets his sight on helping others
Chester sets his sight on helping others
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Chester van Zyl wants to make sure no child ever gets bullied again because of a health condition such as his.

22 April 2016, 05:26am
Iron out kinks in your health with a supplement
Iron out kinks in your health with a supplement
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Omeshnie Naidoo chats to pharmacist and complementary medicine expert, Giulia Criscuolo, who is involved in a national educational ...

21 April 2016, 1:30pm
Why your office is a petri dish of bacteria
Why your office is a petri dish of bacteria
Lifestyle

Built environments, including our places of work, are teeming with microscopic life, says a new study.

21 April 2016, 07:15am
The case for tax-free tampons, pads in SA
The case for tax-free tampons, pads in SA
Lifestyle

Tackling the cost and access to tampons and sanitary towels would go a long way in combating gender inequality, says activists ...

20 April 2016, 4:00pm
Dairy products not all bad?
Dairy products not all bad?
Lifestyle

Linda Geddes talks to experts about new evidence which suggests dairy may be unfairly demonised.

20 April 2016, 07:14am
Why loneliness is heavy on the heart
Why loneliness is heavy on the heart
Lifestyle

The effect loneliness has on the heart is similar to that seen in people who suffer anxiety or have stressful jobs, according to researchers.

19 April 2016, 6:00pm
A way to stub out sugar cravings?
A way to stub out sugar cravings?
Lifestyle

Anti-smoking drugs could be used to stop people craving sugar, according to ground-breaking research.

19 April 2016, 4:00pm
It's not your age, it's your DNA
It's not your age, it's your DNA
Lifestyle

There's a reason some people don't look as old as they actually are, writes David Brown.

19 April 2016, 11:04am
Make the difference
Make the difference
Lifestyle

If someone you know – an employee, co-worker or even a friend – asked you for advice on caring for someone with HIV or Aids ...

18 April 2016, 6:00pm
Experts link fast food to harmful chemicals
Experts link fast food to harmful chemicals
Lifestyle

There might be some new powerful ammunition for those who could do without the food the fast food industry serves.