Indulging in chocolate and biscuits for one day a week could make it easier for dieters to lose weight, say scientists.
On World Malaria Day, here is a list of five celebrities who are actively involved in the fight against malaria.
The global theme for World Malaria Day is End Malaria for Good. And that's exactly what South Africa aims to do by 2018.
A new study, which involved 15 000 participants, set out to establish the impact that diet has on those who already have heart disease.
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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.
Omeshnie Naidoo chats to pharmacist and complementary medicine expert, Giulia Criscuolo, who is involved in a national educational ...
Built environments, including our places of work, are teeming with microscopic life, says a new study.
Tackling the cost and access to tampons and sanitary towels would go a long way in combating gender inequality, says activists ...
Linda Geddes talks to experts about new evidence which suggests dairy may be unfairly demonised.
The effect loneliness has on the heart is similar to that seen in people who suffer anxiety or have stressful jobs, according to researchers.
Anti-smoking drugs could be used to stop people craving sugar, according to ground-breaking research.
There's a reason some people don't look as old as they actually are, writes David Brown.
If someone you know – an employee, co-worker or even a friend – asked you for advice on caring for someone with HIV or Aids ...
There might be some new powerful ammunition for those who could do without the food the fast food industry serves.