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Madala keeps fit at 64

October 17, 2018
OurHealth  

Years after retiring from boxing, Seabelo “HappyBoy” Rapulana (64) continues to keep fit.

Coca-Cola called out for advertising to kids at protest

October 17, 2018
News  

Coca-Cola was called to keep its promise and remove its advertising in schools during a picket at the beverage manufacturer’s headquarters in Johannesburg on Tuesday [October 2016].

WATCH: Strokes and Stigma

October 15, 2018
Multimedia  

Health-e’s three-part Checkpoint documentary on strokes and stigma in South Africa.

Obesity: is it you or ‘the system’?

October 15, 2018
News  

South Africans are getting fatter every year. Is it because we lack self-control or is it because big food companies are ruthlessly targeting this country? Kerry Cullinan, Amy Green and Pontsho Pilane report.

Our obesity epidemic is not a personal choice

October 12, 2018
News  

The pandemic of obesity in South Africa is a result of our ‘Americanised’ food environment and the responsibility should be shifted from individuals to government policies, according to experts.

Global mental health report blasts SA for Esidimeni

October 10, 2018
News  

Exactly a year after the start of the arbitration hearings that sought justice for the families of the dead Life Esidimeni patients, the esteemed The Lancet medical journal has released a global mental health report condemning the local disaster as “tragic”.

Brushing up on dental hygiene

October 9, 2018
News  

Mbombela, Mpumalanga – Sarah Masina is an unemployed single mother of four who has gone most of her life without ever going to the dentist.