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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.

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

11 May 2016, 06:52am
How night shifts have bigger effect on women
How night shifts have bigger effect on women
Lifestyle

Both sexes saw their brain function impaired when their sleep was disrupted in a study - but the effects were greater in women.

11 May 2016, 04:00am
Acne, eczema and hair loss is often genetic
Acne, eczema and hair loss is often genetic
Lifestyle

Dermatologist Prof Ncoza Dlova talks to Omeshnie Naidoo about the most common skin disorders faced by South Africans