Homeopathy could be putting people's lives at risk, the American Chemical Society says. [VIDEO].
South Africans who test HIV-positive will no longer have to wait for their CD4 count to drop before they receive ARVs.
Both sexes saw their brain function impaired when their sleep was disrupted in a study - but the effects were greater in women.
Dermatologist Prof Ncoza Dlova talks to Omeshnie Naidoo about the most common skin disorders faced by South Africans.
A thin, invisible 'second skin' could treat eczema and hide wrinkles, researchers say.
Urgent action is needed to combat a yellow fever epidemic in Africa, academics have warned.
Science has shown that for every minute you walk, you increase your lifespan by one-and-a-half to two minutes.
Eating a junk food diet - or one high in fat - can be as damaging to the kidneys as diabetes, according to a new study.
Seeing e-cigarettes in shops and in adverts may influence teenagers into lighting up, study says.
Cara-cara's aim is to break down barriers to psychology treatment.
A study is the first to put a cost to skin cancer diagnosis and treatment in South Africa.
'I was still in there': A 32-year-old learns what it's like to be trapped inside her own body.
Karuna Jaggar runs a breast cancer organisation... but she hates breast cancer walks.
A new study calls for a whole new approach to allergen measurement.
Banting advocate Professor Tim Noakes is to speak at the Cape Town Science Centre.