Kids try coffee for the first time

2016-01-14 16:16

At what age will you allow your kids to drink coffee?

WATCH: Biltong might not be as healthy as you think

People don't realise that there can be up to 25 ingredients in a package of biltong, including MSG.

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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.

Pregnant at work? Read here

2015-09-08 10:52

By now, even taking the stairs at work will leave you breathless. Here are some tips to keep you comfortable and alert while you're still working.

Eating problems experienced by stroke patients

2015-08-27 16:18

Loss of function of any part of the body can make eating, chewing, and swallowing of food difficult or even impossible in stroke survivors.

Noakes' new book 'Raising Superheroes' out soon

2015-06-05 06:30

'Raising Superheroes', the sequel to 'The Real Meal Revolution' will hit the shelves well ahead of the week-long hearing into the conduct of Professor Tim Noakes.

Noakes' 'real food' may not be kid friendly

2015-05-26 21:15

A dietician tells Health24 why a low carbohydrate, high fat diet as promoted by Professor Tim Noakes may not be appropriate for infants and children.

Foods that may help prevent cancer

2015-05-14 11:43

Which foods should you avoid to prevent cancer or help you fight existing cancer?

Will Joburgers ditch their burgers for Spandex and salads?

2015-05-08 11:51

Joburg’s mayor has a utopian idea of what his city will look like in 2040 – healthy, fit residents will commute by bicycle, and restaurants will serve up healthy fare cooked with electricity harnessed from turbines in the water pipes. But if South Africans are what they eat, he has a massive task ahead of him

McDonald's has a new grilled chicken recipe

2015-04-08 16:18

McDonald's is revamping its grilled chicken recipe, which will also be cooked with a blend of olive and canola oil instead of liquid margarine.


This family had McDonald’s and Spur almost 10 times a month

2016-01-13 10:17

It was only when Angel Khoza was bullied for being overweight when her parents realised that their weekly meals out were harming their family. More families in SA might want to take a page from their playbook.

Agave syrup is not a healthy alternative to sugar

People often think that sugar substitutes are healthy because of the low glycemic index, but in actuality the harmful effects of sugar can be attributed to fructose, which agave is high in.

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Natural trans fats are good for your heart

2015-09-28 10:09

Natural trans fats, as found naturally in dairy and, meat products may help your heart while low levels of artificial trans fats might not be as bad,

Soft diets for stroke patients

2015-08-27 16:19

It is important to make it as easy as possible for a stroke patient to eat in order to prevent malnutrition and anorexia, writes DietDoc.

Product labels misleading?

2015-06-24 15:39

SAVVY consumers who tend to wonder whether label claims such as “organic”, “GMO free” “fat free” and “no sugar added” are, in fact, true are harnessing the power of social media and testing products.

Tim Noakes hearing: we need clarity, says Claire Julsing-Strydom

2015-06-04 12:44

The inquiry into Professor Tim Noakes' conduct will help to advance health care in South Africa, says Association for Dietetics in South Africa president Claire Julsing-Strydom.

Diet tips for pregnant moms – Part I

2015-05-18 13:31

DietDoc highlights the importance of a mother-to-be's lifestyle before her baby is even conceived.

10 ways to prevent cancer

2015-05-14 11:17

The prevention of cancer starts with making smart lifestyle choices.

Nestlé slashes sugar in Nesquik

2015-04-13 21:15

Nestlé SA is cutting the added sugar in its Nesquik flavoured milk products and it will also no longer contain artificial colours or flavours.

Nutritionists warn diners to be wary of Buffett's file

2015-03-26 10:30

Warren Buffett's investment advice may be smart, but nutritionists say eating too many of the 'junk-food' products made by companies he has invested in isn't wise.

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