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

Tim Noakes makes ‘Real Meal’ of critics who say his diet is dangerous

2014-11-12 09:56

New attacks are more proof, if any were needed, that University of Cape Town sports scientist Prof Tim Noakes is a red rag not to a bull, but to a viper.

Global food prices down in 2013 - FAO

2014-01-09 18:00

The UN food agency says global food prices rose slightly in December after staying flat the month before, but prices on average declined slightly last year.

US body moves to ban trans fats

2013-11-08 10:45

The US Food and Drug Administration aims to ban artificial trans fats in processed foods ranging from cookies to frozen pizza, citing the risk of heart disease.

Maize meal lacks nutrients - NCF

2011-12-14 09:24

Some brands of maize meal do not contain the level of nutrients required by law, the National Consumer Forum says.

Nutritious lunchbox ideas

2011-01-10 12:18

Ensure nutrients and fun find their way into your child’s lunchbox with this simple equation.

The kitchen tool that’s perfect for low carb cooking

2014-07-07 14:02

Every low carb cook has got their eye on the Spiralizer.

Healthy recipes for kids by Jamie Oliver

2015-05-12 12:56

Join Jamie's Food Revolution with these healthy meal ideas.

3 healthy fruity snacks

2015-04-17 13:34

Quick, easy and best of all, healthy snacks for your kids.

4 year old goes on bus alone at 3am for a slushie

2015-03-30 11:33

Girl found wandering in the city alone at night says she wanted a slushie.


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.

Measuring success by nutritional impact

2014-03-26 12:18

Believe, believe, believe, but never lose sight of reality, is the motto of entrepreneur Paul Saad, founder of nutrition company Futurelife.

1 000 ill as tainted food scandal widens

2014-01-08 13:13

A report says more than 1 000 people have fallen ill after eating pesticide-contaminated frozen food as a scandal widens across Japan.

Nestles buys US medical nutrition company

2013-02-26 16:47

Swiss food giant Nestle says that it had acquired Pamlab, as the company pushes further into what it considers a growth segment.

Breast milk now a delicacy in China

2013-07-16 12:09

Human breast milk now a delicacy to enhance the health of China's rich.

Food Dialogues

2014-04-30 12:31

The Oranjezicht City Farm wants your ideas to help shape the food system.

Elle's beautiful breastfeeding cover 'accident'

2015-05-22 11:08

Elle magazine helps to normalize breastfeeding.

Why do shops stock so few boy clothes?

2015-05-08 11:48

It's slim pickings when it comes to shopping for boys clothes.

What parents feed their kids during load shedding

2015-04-16 15:15

South African parents share tips for keeping their kids fed during load shedding.

Milk and toddlers: Expert advice from a nutritionist

2015-03-27 12:33

Facts about milk and what your toddler needs from a nutritionist!

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