Advertisement
logoSections
17 May '16, 6:00pm
Taking the fight to Parkinson's
Taking the fight to Parkinson's
Lifestyle

Parkinson's sufferer Dan Kiefer has taken up boxing and finds that it helps in his battle against the disease.

17 May '16, 4:00pm
Going to church good for body as well - study
Going to church good for body as well - study
Lifestyle

Another possible benefit of going to church: A 33 percent chance of living longer, a new study suggests.

17 May '16, 10:01am
An app for your 'lady bits'
An app for your 'lady bits'
Lifestyle

A new phone app allows women to get to know their own anatomies.

17 May '16, 09:41am
#WorldHypertensionDay: Know your numbers
#WorldHypertensionDay: Know your numbers
Lifestyle

Very few South Africans get tested for high blood pressure or hypertension.

17 May '16, 07:33am
US doctors perform first penis transplant
US doctors perform first penis transplant
Lifestyle

Thomas Manning, 64, has received a penis from a donor and become the third penile transplant patient in history.

17 May '16, 06:55am
How working for a top boss makes you ill
How working for a top boss makes you ill
Lifestyle

Working for top-flight managers has previously been linked with improving employees' wellbeing. Now a new study says otherwise.

16 May '16, 6:00pm
Probiotic benefits a myth - study
Probiotic benefits a myth - study
Lifestyle

Scientists say there is 'no convincing evidence' that probiotic drinks have any serious benefits for healthy people at all.

16 May '16, 08:04am
Men, you should worry about BRCA genes
Men, you should worry about BRCA genes
Lifestyle

Defective 'breast cancer' genes aren't just dangerous for women, writes Laurie McGinley.

13 May '16, 4:00pm
5 signs that your 'clean' diet is going too far
5 signs that your 'clean' diet is going too far
Lifestyle

At a certain point, a strict diet - even when it seems healthy - can become dangerous, says a dietitian.

13 May '16, 09:02am
Walk the dog to live longer
Walk the dog to live longer
Lifestyle

Researchers have found that people who form strong bonds with their dogs tend to exercise more often and for longer.

13 May '16, 08:56am
Speedy TB test kit on the cards
Speedy TB test kit on the cards
Lifestyle

A finger-prick test for TB, which will give rapid results, is being developed at Stellenbosch University.

13 May '16, 06:49am
How singing in a choir helps body fight cancer
How singing in a choir helps body fight cancer
Lifestyle

Scientists found that just one hour of singing significantly increased levels of immune proteins that the body uses to battle serious illness.

12 May '16, 08:36am
Let's rethink the BMI index - experts
Let's rethink the BMI index - experts
Lifestyle

A major study has found that people who doctors say are overweight now have the lowest risk of dying from any condition.

12 May '16, 08:30am
US chemists say homeopathy is 'bunk'
US chemists say homeopathy is 'bunk'
Lifestyle

Homeopathy could be putting people's lives at risk, the American Chemical Society says. [VIDEO].

11 May '16, 07:33am
Motsoaledi: No more waiting for Aids drugs
Motsoaledi: No more waiting for Aids drugs
Lifestyle

South Africans who test HIV-positive will no longer have to wait for their CD4 count to drop before they receive ARVs.