Noakes hearing will run longer than expected - defence team

2015-11-27 19:33

It is unlikely that proceedings against Professor Tim Noakes by the Health Professions Council of South Africa will be completed on time, his legal team says.

Tweet too short for medical advice, Noakes hearing told

2015-11-25 17:29

A tweet of only 140 characters is too short to give complete advice that will be usable and safe, expert witness Professor Este Vorster has said during a hearing against Professor Tim Noakes.

Noakes doesn't have qualifications to give dietary advice - expert

2015-11-24 15:25

Professor Tim Noakes doesn't have the necessary qualifications to dole out advice to breastfeeding mothers, a dietary expert has said at his HPCSA hearing.

10 reasons why News24 users love and loathe banting

2015-11-24 12:42

While the HPCSA continues its hearings on whether Professor Tim Noakes acted unprofessionally by giving unconventional advice on breastfeeding, many News24 users have described why they believe his diet works.

Tim Noakes makes another appearance before health council

2015-11-24 05:34

The hearing against Professor Tim Noakes will continue after he was charged with unprofessional conduct following a complaint to the Health Professions Council of SA.

'Noakes gave advice without knowing anything about the baby'

2015-11-23 15:00

Noakes gave advice to a mother without knowing the medical history or even age of her baby, former Association for Dietetic in SA president Claire Strydom has told the HPCSA. The hearing will continue on Tuesday.

How Tim Noakes wants you to train

2015-10-15 07:16

Professor Tim Noakes’ latest research findings herald a new approach to exercise that could change the way champions train and even help people off the sports field.

Why you may not lose weight on the Tim Noakes Banting diet

2015-09-15 13:01

While some people swear that Banting has given them a new lease on life, others say it is absolute nonsense. Health24 spoke to someone who says she picked up weight with Banting. Tim Noakes and other professionals respond.

Scientists have misled the public - Tim Noakes

2015-08-13 15:44

Professor Tim Noakes insists that scientists have misled the public by telling them to eat a high carbohydrate diet - and says he only realised this the day his own health failed.

Banting for children provides optimum nutrients for development - Real Meal Revolution

Is Banting safe or even recommended for children? We speak to the Real Meal Revolution's Jonno Proudfoot about LCHF diets for children.

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Noakes's advice wholly inappropriate, irresponsible - expert

2015-11-27 15:27

An advisory on Tim Noakes’s Real Meal Revolution website warning infants and children not to bant has seemingly been removed from the frequently asked questions section, an expert witness has testified.

Banting converts lend Noakes support at HPCSA hearing

2015-11-24 21:15

Several of Professor Tim Noakes's supporters have been attending the Health Professions Council of SA hearings. Noakes is appearing before the council after being charged with unprofessional conduct.

Twitter opinion divided on Banting as Noakes hearing continues

Banting maven Prof Tim Noakes faces the heat in a hearing regarding the infamous banting diet.

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Newspapers focus on Cosatu & Tim Noakes

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Noakes: I have been waiting for this case for years

2015-11-23 15:42

An upbeat and positive Tim Noakes says he is excited to appear before the Health Professions Council of SA after the body charged him with unprofessional conduct.

Tim Noakes' team want dietitian Caryn Zinn to testify

2015-11-23 12:34

Tim Noakes' team wants dietitian Caryn Zinn to testify in the HPCSA hearing. Who is she and can she stand up to the Association for Dietetics in SA (ADSA)?

Why doctors and patients should not connect on Facebook

2015-09-21 13:28

Marli Smit of the South African Medical Association warns against doctors and patients using social media to get or give help in diagnosing diseases and health problems.

Four diets that actually work

2015-08-19 13:09

Struggling to find an eating plan that kicks the kilos and keeps them off? Here are five tried-and-tested diets that could do the job for you.

Ocean View tries out the Banting lifestyle

2015-07-30 13:44

The Noakes Foundation has gone to the Ocean View community in the Cape to introduce them to the low carbohydrate and high fat diet (aka Banting) to see if they could change their eating habits and, so, their health.

Tim Noakes speaks out on the ‘Banting for babies' hearing

2015-06-22 15:52

Professor Tim Noakes who appeared before the Health Professions Council of South Africa explains in his own words what has become known as the ‘Banting for babies trial’.

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