Parents spend a lot of time worrying about substance abuse, but a new report highlights the fact that the most commonly abused and dangerous drug for children is alcohol.
According to a new study, people with high blood pressure who drink large amounts of coffee could increase their risk of suffering a heart attack.
Should "you only live once" even apply to food?
Do men do it out of ignorance, or because they get away with it? News24 investigates.
Some of our readers share how they tell someone they work with about their bad breath.
02 September 2015, 09:05
A step-by-step guide to making a beautiful bow to decorate a gift or card.
01 September 2015, 14:23
It is often small mistakes that people make on a daily basis, such as choosing to drink cappuccinos over filter coffee, which result in weight gain, says an expert.
01 September 2015, 13:20
Ripping a tick off our skin is not a good idea. Dr Owen Wiese explains the correct way to remove ticks.
01 September 2015, 11:03
A poll, conducted in the Netherlands, suggests that chasing your liquid poison with food or water does little to improve the hangover experience.
01 September 2015, 12:15
Researchers found that brief bouts of activity during otherwise inactive periods could help protect children against type 2 diabetes, heart disease and cancer.
01 September 2015, 09:50
Telling someone they have smelly breath is difficult no matter how you do it. Our readers tell us how they would approach the topic.
01 September 2015, 09:04
Organising your fridge or freezer may seem like a hassle, but it's easier with these simple tips and tricks.
31 August 2015, 13:17
Working long hours brings about health risks, and a study suggests that people working longer hours are at greater risk of suffering a stroke.
31 August 2015, 10:59
While there is no exact time-frame for recovering from a rape and no right way to heal, self-care, both physical and emotional, is vital.
31 August 2015, 12:10
Researchers have found that people with type 2 diabetes tend to take more antibiotics in the years leading up to their diagnosis.
31 August 2015, 14:22
Chemotherapy can hasten deterioration near the end of life in patients with advanced cancer who haven't yet lost their ability to perform normal daily activities, a study suggests.
31 August 2015, 16:22
Dogs could soon also be man's greatest ally in the fight against prostate cancer. Britain's National Health Service recently approved a trial for dogs capable of sniffing out this form of cancer.
31 August 2015, 16:22
Winnie Harlow is defending her fans who use make-up to resemble her black and white face.
28 August 2015, 14:18
The FDA has issued warning letters to 3 tobacco companies over "additive-free" claims.
28 August 2015, 12:08
People around the world are living longer, but many are also living sicker lives for longer, according to a study of all major diseases and injuries in 188 countries.
28 August 2015, 11:07
If ever there was a woman who’s been there, done that and got the T-shirt, it’s the attractive woman sitting across from me, clutching a cup of coffee.
28 August 2015, 09:47
Remain in happiness, peace and love because being chronically ill does not mean the end of a beautiful life.
28 August 2015, 08:54
Spring is around the corner, and that means it's time for a change. Why not add some yellow into your décor ?
27 August 2015, 15:17
Many rape survivors are too shocked to act in the immediate moments after a rape but there are practical steps to take to stay safe and minimise health risks.
27 August 2015, 14:08
A Dutch study suggests that coffee and alcohol consumption may be associated with a better gait in older adults.