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Land equality

October 3, 2018
Multimedia  

WATCH: how dignity is being restored to previously-evicted farm workers in the Free State

Wild mushrooms a ‘silent killer’

September 19, 2018
News   OurHealth  

KWA-ZULU NATAL – Wild fruit and vegetables are highly consumed in rural areas and are rich in micronutrients and antioxidants – but they can also be deadly.

Thousands go hungry after mismanagement of food relief

September 3, 2018
News  

While the Gauteng government investigates corruption in the running of its food banks, those who rely on these banks are going hungry.

What is our cultural food?

August 29, 2018
Multimedia  

WATCH: Vox pops looking at the foods South Africans define as cultural.

Diabetic battles to eat right despite amputation

July 16, 2018
Diabetes   Nutrition   Obesity   OurHealth  

Despite having undergone the amputation of half of her right foot three years ago due to diabetes, Morongwa Tsatsi (65) of Alexandra township still battles to follow the healthy diet required for her condition.

Plates over Pills: Alternative eating for better health

June 11, 2018
Multimedia   News  

After seeing lifestyle diseases sweep through South African society, medical doctor Tracy Mavhungu Nelwamondo is now using indigenous African grains, seeds, fruits and vegetables to treat her patients.

‘Food apartheid’ is stoking violence

April 9, 2018
Multimedia   Nutrition  

Hunger is driving violence and entrenching the social divides created by apartheid, as under-nourished children are unable to catch up to their peers.