Dieting is easy compared to keeping the kilos off long term. Danish researchers think they may have an answer...
Robert Gallo's findings were rejected at first. But what would’ve happened if he had given up on his quest for truth?.
Bill Rohr finally did wanted he wanted to do for a lifetime - change his body's external anatomy from male to female.
Meet the gender-affirmation surgeon whose waiting list is three years long. Amy Ellis Nutt reports.
Indulging in chocolate and biscuits for one day a week could make it easier for dieters to lose weight, say scientists.
On World Malaria Day, here is a list of five celebrities who are actively involved in the fight against malaria.
The global theme for World Malaria Day is End Malaria for Good. And that's exactly what South Africa aims to do by 2018.
A new study, which involved 15 000 participants, set out to establish the impact that diet has on those who already have heart disease.
What do sex, mowing the lawn and binge TV watching have in common? They all burn calories...
Chester van Zyl wants to make sure no child ever gets bullied again because of a health condition such as his.
Omeshnie Naidoo chats to pharmacist and complementary medicine expert, Giulia Criscuolo, who is involved in a national educational ...
Built environments, including our places of work, are teeming with microscopic life, says a new study.
Tackling the cost and access to tampons and sanitary towels would go a long way in combating gender inequality, says activists ...
Linda Geddes talks to experts about new evidence which suggests dairy may be unfairly demonised.
The effect loneliness has on the heart is similar to that seen in people who suffer anxiety or have stressful jobs, according to researchers.