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Noakes launches free diet website

He has faced a barrage of criticism for promoting a high fat, low-carbohydrate diet, but Tim Noakes is unrepentant.

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Glass of milk a day keeps arthritis at bay

A study has found females who frequently drink fat-free or low-fat milk may have less osteoarthritis in the knee.

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Hunt down your inner warrior

Identify the training facilities to get your mind and body into their optimal space, writes Howard Schneider.

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Everyday foods can give you asthma
April 11 2014 at 12:15

Most people think asthma is brought on by dust, but there are many triggers for the characteristic coughing.

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In pain? Watch a funny movie
April 11 2014 at 12:15

Uncontrollable laughter is thought to release endorphins which, as well as generating mild euphoria, also dull pain.

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Being fat makes one lazy - study
April 10 2014 at 14:54

South Africans are getting fat because we are lazy. But new research indicates it's the other way around.

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‘Wonder’ gel brings relief to achy joints
April 10 2014 at 12:08

Flexiseq topical gel, which contains no steroids or drugs, is giving hope to millions who have osteoarthritis.

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Why peeing in a pool is a bad idea
April 10 2014 at 07:16

The unhygienic habit could trigger chemical reactions that cause respiratory problems, researchers warn.

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Don’t ignore a gut feeling
April 9 2014 at 14:56

As a former head of Cansa, Joan Deare knew about the disease, and then it knocked at her door. She speaks to Lindsay Ord.

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US recommends aspirin in pregnancy
April 9 2014 at 12:01

A small subset of pregnant women could benefit from taking low-dose aspirin to prevent pre-eclampsia, say health authorities.

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Risk of Pill causing blood clots is ‘low’
April 9 2014 at 12:01

A US gynaecologist visiting SA has debunked claims that contraceptives are putting women's health at risk.

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Could sending SMSes kill you?
April 9 2014 at 07:25

Using mobile devices can cause heart disease and breathing problems in later life, claims a study.

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The low-fat meal that wasn’t
April 8 2014 at 14:55

Stuffed full of sugar, the low-fat 'healthy' foods sold to dieters.

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