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From farm to plate: Food safety is everyone’s business

June 7, 2019
News  

The United Nations has declared 7 June the first World Food Safety Day to strengthen efforts to ensure what we eat is safe.

HEALA: Act against Big Food tactics that target kids

June 5, 2019
Opinion & Commentary  

As the South African commemorates Child Protection Week activists call for policy framework that protects children from harmful marketing by Big Food industry.

Community heroes help stamp out stunting

June 4, 2019
OurHealth  

Community Health Workers trained to help stamp out stunting in rural areas in a campaign that seeks to galvanise South Africa towards achieving zero stunting by 2030.

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.

Small changes in diet make a big difference

February 15, 2019
News  

A lot of South African adults are so physically inactive that they are at risk of getting sick as a result of not exercising.

Food safety a threat to global health and economies

February 12, 2019
News  

With an estimated 600 million cases of foodborne illnesses annually, unsafe food is a threat to human health and economies all over the world.

Feeding the inner city through Fifi’s Farmacy

January 11, 2019
Multimedia  

WATCH: Refiloe Molefe has been feeding inner-city children for the last 12 years from the produce she grows on her urban farm.