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Five simple steps to cut stroke risk

Women could more than halve their risk of stroke by making five simple lifestyle changes.

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How a hot cup of tea can ruin teeth

Sugary snacks and fruit juice are well-known risk factors. But there are other innocent activities that could be damaging your teeth.

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Identifying causes of joint pain

When it comes to joint degeneration, like any good machinery, maintenance is essential, says Dr Darren Green.

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Get a breath of fresh air by combating halitosis
October 16 2014 at 11:56

Dr Darren Green addresses an embarrassing health problem that's more common than we think.

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MSG bad for you? Nonsense, says Heston
October 16 2014 at 06:54

Celebrity chef Heston Blumenthal has become an unlikely champion of a controversial food additive.

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Can an antibiotic treat anorexia?
October 15 2014 at 13:59

Scientists have identified bacteria in the gut which prevent the body from regulating appetite.

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Tweet your way to healthy eating
October 15 2014 at 12:49

Find out about healthy nutrition on Twitter with the Association for Dietetics in SA (ADSA) and IOL Lifestyle.

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SA’s growing obesity problem
October 15 2014 at 11:54

One thing experts do agree on is that South Africans need to lose weight.

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How cola cuts vitamin D levels
October 15 2014 at 11:54

Can drinking cola lead to a lack of vitamin D? That’s the suggestion from scientists at Laval University in Canada.

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Should you ditch dairy products?
October 15 2014 at 07:01

Could going dairy-free really give you a svelte figure, fantastic skin and help prevent disease?

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How green tea battles breast cancer cells
October 14 2014 at 14:01

Herceptin, found in green tea, treats an especially fast-growing form of breast cancer.

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‘Eat real food and learn how to cook’
October 14 2014 at 11:40

Professor Tim Noakes says there is increasing evidence that links a high carbohydrate intake to numerous diseases.

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Going veggie may save you from kidney stones
October 14 2014 at 11:40

Adults have a one in ten lifetime risk of developing kidney stones, but new research shows that the likelihood varies with diet.

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