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Are you allergic to your office?

Your office environment is contributing to your allergy symptoms, a new survey suggests.

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Screens can make you short sighted

The eyesight of South Africans is at risk from their spending too much time indoors looking at digital devices.

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Video: Kidney cancer walk

Reivish Singh's family and friends did 5km at the Durban East Coast Radio Big Walk to raise awareness for kidney cancer.

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'You cannot outrun a bad diet'
May 5 2015 at 14:03

Doctors have blamed excess sugar and carbohydrates for the surge in obesity - not the lack of exercise.

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'Life-changing' hope for asthma sufferers
May 5 2015 at 12:19

Scientists believe they have found the root cause of asthma.

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New study an example of obesity paradox
May 5 2015 at 12:18

Patients with type-2 diabetes who are overweight but not obese outlive diabetics of normal weight, scientists say.

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How being hairy can be good for you
May 4 2015 at 15:15

There may be health benefits to having an ample covering of fuzz. Experts tell all...

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Time's the thing in three diet books
May 4 2015 at 13:27

It seems as though every mail delivery brings a new load of diet books to the Health & Science shelves.

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Can you work out without gadgets?
May 4 2015 at 13:26

Maybe we're too dependent on tech feedback, writes Nora Krug - who tries to go without.

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Aniston's figure down to 5 meals a day
April 30 2015 at 12:37

According to Jennifer Aniston’s ‘better living expert’, the key to staying slim and healthy is not a fad diet.

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How alcohol is making us fat
April 29 2015 at 13:11

Most women don’t know that two large glasses of wine contain almost a fifth of their recommended daily allowance.

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Rural SA diet could cut cancer - study
April 29 2015 at 07:27

Americans who ate a high-fibre KZN diet for two weeks saw a drop in risk factors for colon cancer, a study says.

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Can your fillings really poison you?
April 28 2015 at 12:44

Angela Epstein looks into the theory that mercury in dental fillings can affect your health.

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