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19 Apr '16, 6:00pm
A way to stub out sugar cravings?
A way to stub out sugar cravings?

Anti-smoking drugs could be used to stop people craving sugar, according to ground-breaking research.

Lifestyle
19 Apr '16, 4:00pm
It's not your age, it's your DNA
It's not your age, it's your DNA

There's a reason some people don't look as old as they actually are, writes David Brown.

Lifestyle
19 Apr '16, 11:04am
Make the difference
Make the difference

If someone you know – an employee, co-worker or even a friend – asked you for advice on caring for someone with HIV or Aids ...

Lifestyle
18 Apr '16, 6:00pm
Experts link fast food to harmful chemicals
Experts link fast food to harmful chemicals

There might be some new powerful ammunition for those who could do without the food the fast food industry serves.

Lifestyle
18 Apr '16, 10:20am
Sleeping in undies? Rather go commando
Sleeping in undies? Rather go commando

Wearing underwear to bed might be doing more harm than good - with scientists claiming it could lead to a host of health problems.

Lifestyle
18 Apr '16, 10:18am
Historic robot surgery a life saver
Historic robot surgery a life saver

Medical history was made in uMhlanga last week when new, sophisticated, life-saving robotic technology was used for the first time on a local patient.

Lifestyle
16 Apr '16, 07:00am
Why your core is so... core
Why your core is so... core

Gabriella Boston gets to the bottom of why core muscles are so important.

Lifestyle
15 Apr '16, 6:00pm
‘Is this what childbirth is like?’
‘Is this what childbirth is like?’

Johanna Dickson assumed that the piercing abdominal pains might be a legacy of her trip - but the pain only got worse.

Lifestyle
15 Apr '16, 08:18am
Pasteurised milk reach its sell-by date?
Pasteurised milk reach its sell-by date?

A growing body of evidence now suggests that pasteurisation may be robbing us of vital protection against serious allergies.

Lifestyle
15 Apr '16, 07:53am
Want to get slim? Eat chocolate
Want to get slim? Eat chocolate

The key to losing weight is eating cheese and chocolate and drinking wine, says a leading scientist.

Lifestyle
14 Apr '16, 08:21am
Lost data on cholesterol resurfaces
Lost data on cholesterol resurfaces

This study 40 years ago could have reshaped the American diet. But it was never fully published.

Lifestyle
14 Apr '16, 04:30am
Eye spy ways to retain your sight
Eye spy ways to retain your sight

Glaucoma is a socially debilitating disease that diminishes quality of life in an era when life expectancy has increased, writes Omeshnie Naidoo.

Lifestyle
13 Apr '16, 09:45am
New drug may beat 'bad' cholesterol
New drug may beat 'bad' cholesterol

A breakthrough drug can slash levels of bad cholesterol by half without the side effects of statins, according to a study.

Lifestyle
13 Apr '16, 09:40am
Parkinson’s: SA research needed
Parkinson’s: SA research needed

The genetic causes of the Parkinson's disease in South Africans may be different from those in overseas patients.

Lifestyle
13 Apr '16, 08:21am
The toothpaste that repairs holes in your teeth
The toothpaste that repairs holes in your teeth

A toothpaste that repairs the minuscule holes in teeth has been developed in Britain. But are you prepared to fork out R100 for it?.