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53 days ago
How exercise is good for your brain
How exercise is good for your brain

Studies show that making time for exercise provides some serious mental benefits.

Lifestyle
53 days ago
Video: A soothing cold remedy
Video: A soothing cold remedy

Are you having a bit of a cold today? Try this soothing cold remedy.

Lifestyle
53 days ago
Dieting can boost anyone's sex life
Dieting can boost anyone's sex life

Even for people of normal weight, dropping a few kilos can improve sleep, mood and sex life, a study has found.

Lifestyle
54 days ago
Yes, healthy habits can include alcohol
Yes, healthy habits can include alcohol

Alcohol is a big culprit when it comes to weight gain, but that doesn't mean you can't enjoy it. Here's how.

Lifestyle
54 days ago
Study gives gene map of breast cancer
Study gives gene map of breast cancer

Scientists say they have a near-perfect picture of the genes that cause breast cancer.

Lifestyle
56 days ago
Bacterial infection? Try a phage
Bacterial infection? Try a phage

Ville Friman looks into a little-known Soviet medical treatment that could be the answer to antibiotic resistance.

News
57 days ago
Flu jab is a must for cancer patients
Flu jab is a must for cancer patients

With the annual flu season blowing in from the cold, both young and old with compromised immunity due to ill health should have the flu vaccine.

News
57 days ago
Obesity a new threat to South Africa
Obesity a new threat to South Africa

Diseases related to obesity now rival HIV/Aids as the biggest killer of South Africans.

Lifestyle
58 days ago
Gene therapy a cure for blindness?
Gene therapy a cure for blindness?

A cure for blindness could be on the horizon after a pioneering treatment produced astonishing results.

Lifestyle
59 days ago
Smokers told to get vaping
Smokers told to get vaping

E-cigarettes are beneficial to public health, a major report by the Royal College of Physicians has concluded.

Lifestyle
59 days ago
Machine makes breast cancer detection easier
Machine makes breast cancer detection easier

The SA-made Aceso machine has the potential to make breast cancer detection easier, cheaper and accessible to more women.

Lifestyle
59 days ago
Everybody hurts, but how?
Everybody hurts, but how?

A new study has called into question previous theories about how we experience pain.

Lifestyle
59 days ago
Take your time to stay slim - study
Take your time to stay slim - study

Dieting is easy compared to keeping the kilos off long term. Danish researchers think they may have an answer...

Lifestyle
26 Apr '16, 08:23am
Meet a Galileo of virus research
Meet a Galileo of virus research

Robert Gallo's findings were rejected at first. But what would’ve happened if he had given up on his quest for truth?.

Lifestyle
25 Apr '16, 6:00pm
At the age 70, Bill becomes Kate
At the age 70, Bill becomes Kate

Bill Rohr finally did wanted he wanted to do for a lifetime - change his body's external anatomy from male to female.