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23 May 2016, 07:52am
Why Big Sugar hates US's new food labels
Why Big Sugar hates US's new food labels
Lifestyle

In early 2014, US authorities announced possible changes to nutrition facts labels. And the food industry freaked out.

20 May 2016, 6:00pm
The weird history of vitamin D
The weird history of vitamin D
Lifestyle

How exactly do human beings get Vitamin D from the sun?

20 May 2016, 08:33am
We already know how to stop cancer - study
We already know how to stop cancer - study
Lifestyle

Imagine a powerful new treatment that could cut all cancer deaths by more than half.

20 May 2016, 08:21am
Aids vaccine on trial in South Africa
Aids vaccine on trial in South Africa
Lifestyle

The only vaccine to have shown efficacy in protecting against HIV infection is to be tested in South Africa.

20 May 2016, 07:42am
Acupuncture stung, but it tamed my migraines
Acupuncture stung, but it tamed my migraines
Lifestyle

After takes expensive painkillers, even Botox injections, Margarita Gokun Silver turned to acupuncture to treat her debilitating migraines.

20 May 2016, 07:42am
Minor stroke? Take an aspirin
Minor stroke? Take an aspirin
Lifestyle

Death and disability can be averted by quickly taking aspirin after a minor stroke, a study found.

19 May 2016, 08:26am
'Immediate action needed' on antibiotic crisis
'Immediate action needed' on antibiotic crisis
Lifestyle

Resistance to antibiotics is growing at such an alarming rate that they risk losing effectiveness entirely, a study says.

18 May 2016, 4:00pm
Five reasons we regain weight
Five reasons we regain weight
Lifestyle

No one plans to lose weight and then put it back on again - but that is what happens. Here are tips that might help...

18 May 2016, 10:20am
Oh no! Potatoes might be bad for you
Oh no! Potatoes might be bad for you
Lifestyle

Eating potatoes at least four times a week increases the risk of high blood pressure, experts found.

18 May 2016, 07:02am
How longer legs increase colon cancer risk
How longer legs increase colon cancer risk
Lifestyle

Previous studies have shown that being tall comes with other health risks.

17 May 2016, 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 2016, 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 2016, 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 2016, 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 2016, 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.