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55 days ago
Oral HIV help for sex workers
Oral HIV help for sex workers
Lifestyle

Sex workers in selected sites around the country are to receive oral antiretrovirals as pre-exposure prophylaxis.

55 days ago
Why walking is good for you... even in smog
Why walking is good for you... even in smog
Lifestyle

People who exercise in polluted areas are thought to put themselves at increased risk, but experts say exercising offsets the risks.

55 days ago
Lancet blasted over ‘bad science’ study
Lancet blasted over ‘bad science’ study
Lifestyle

Medical journal The Lancet has been attacked for publishing a paper that claimed eating too little salt could increase the ...

55 days ago
Rappers’ cough syrup craze hits Cape teens
Rappers’ cough syrup craze hits Cape teens
Western Cape

Parents and caregivers have been warned to hide the cough syrup from their teens, as the American drug craze called "lean" ...

55 days ago
Gut bacteria a factor in weight loss?
Gut bacteria a factor in weight loss?
Lifestyle

Yo-yo dieters may struggle to stay slim because of a lack of diversity in their gut bacteria, according to a new study.

56 days ago
SA government pushes plain cigarette packs
SA government pushes plain cigarette packs
Lifestyle

The government has vowed to forge ahead with introducing plain packaging on tobacco products in order to reduce demand.

56 days ago
It's an 'exciting time' for cancer research
It's an 'exciting time' for cancer research
Lifestyle

Cancer immunotherapy treatments are now so advanced that scientists could be close to finding a 'cure', an expert says.

56 days ago
Why old age doesn’t start until 76
Why old age doesn’t start until 76
Lifestyle

Better diets and more exercise have contributed to a fitter older generation, according to a survey.

56 days ago
It's winter and the germs are coming
It's winter and the germs are coming
Lifestyle

South African companies face losing millions of productive hours because of sickness this winter.

57 days ago
Phones and cancer... don't believe hype
Phones and cancer... don't believe hype
Lifestyle

Rachel Feltman looks at the furore round a new study on cellphones and cancer and advises calm.

58 days ago
Why you put deodorant on before bed
Why you put deodorant on before bed
Lifestyle

How better timing can make your medications and beauty products more effective. By Thea Jourdan.

59 days ago
How sunny breaks could add on years
How sunny breaks could add on years
Lifestyle

A beach holiday won't just relax you - it could also make you live longer.

59 days ago
It takes us 5 years to admit we’re fat
It takes us 5 years to admit we’re fat
Lifestyle

It typically takes an overweight person more than four years to admit they have a problem - and another year and a half to tell someone.

26 May '16, 10:35am
The secret to Adele’s dramatic weight-loss?
The secret to Adele’s dramatic weight-loss?
Lifestyle

She once declared that she would never let the pressure to lose weight get to her, but Adele is doing a very good impersonation of someone on a diet.

26 May '16, 08:27am
How donating blood can save your life
How donating blood can save your life
Lifestyle

Some people are unaware that being a blood donor can help reduce the risk of heart diseases and cancer.