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The dark side of skin lightening

May 24th, 2019       OurHealth  

Despite warnings on the dangers of using illegal skin lightening products, women continue to use these creams.

Coke denies sugar cut linked to tax

May 23, 2019
News  

Coca-Cola South Africa denies that it cut the sugar content of its drinks in response to government’s tax on sugary drinks.

Coca-Cola reformulates drinks to cut sugar

May 23, 2019
News  

According to the beverage manufacturer, more South Africans are choosing its no- and low-calorie range but declined to reveal sales figures.

Intersex no-person’s land

May 22, 2019
News  

Two intersex activists speak about growing up outside tradition notions of being male or female.

Doctor’s secrets to a healthy and long life

May 21, 2019
OurHealth  

This rural doctor is used to writing scripts for medication, but he has now written a manuscript.

Food justice is a pipe dream without tackling industry

May 20, 2019
Opinion & Commentary  

The lack of access to healthy food is both a cause and a symptom of South Africa’s structural inequalities.

The struggle for hypertension in South Africa

May 17, 2019
Opinion & Commentary  

Tackling hypertension nationally and globally will require innovative thinking that looks at the condition as a socio-economic and systemic issue.

Hypertension affects both young and old

May 17, 2019
OurHealth  

Today marks World Hypertension Day, Health-e citizen journalists look at people who have managed the condition for years.