ARTICLES RELATING TO WELLNESS

Why pets are good for you

2014-10-16 13:56

The companionship of animals is comforting. And studies are now finding that pets can have real therapeutic benefits.

"I was scared I had breast cancer"

2014-10-07 19:00

Finding a lump can be one of the most terrifying experiences a woman goes through, says Cath Jenkin.

Trending: healthy food vending machines and other convenience health options

2014-10-02 15:22

The food industry is trying to keep up with the the world's concern with healthy living.

Your voice: Help! I have an IF (Interested Face)

2014-09-08 13:45

Why is it that when you have an “approachable” face people assume they have an automatic invitation to unpack their entire life story?

Fostering workplace wellbeing

2014-08-27 10:50

To celebrate its SA launch, office environments expert Steelcase will host an exclusive event to initiate new ways of thinking about workspace wellness.

Ascendis Health acquires Arctic Healthcare

2014-08-13 18:36

Ascendis Health has acquired six leading products from Arctic Healthcare in a deal valued at R151m.

How to get your groove back

2014-06-09 11:49

Whether we’re married, single or in a relationship, most women feel frumpy and unsexy at some point in life.

Wake up well

2014-05-16 11:38

They way you greet the day could do wonders for setting the tone for the rest of your day. We tell you how to wake up well.

"You're a fat, useless cow"

2014-04-28 17:00

Our columnist, Robyn Nahman opens up about her battle with anorexia and the voice inside her head that refuses to disappear.

So what if I want surgery?

2014-04-04 19:30

A reader believes that going under the knife is nobody's business but her own.

This is why I wear make-up

2014-03-19 10:12

There is a good reason to wear make-up and become your own beautiful work of art says reader Lerato Mogoerane.

The worst things said to me after sex. What’s yours?

2014-02-18 11:30

In this candid video Meghan Tonjes shares the worst things people have said to her after getting jiggy with it.

Girl time is good for your health

2014-01-31 09:09

Good old “me time” and girls nights out are chicken soup for the soul. Here are some of the benefits of spending time with your girlfriends.

Make 2014 your best year yet

2014-01-15 11:06

The infamous new year resolution can be a quick fix in trying to reverse all the yolo-ing from the festive season. Here are some tips on how to turn your goals into transformative realities.

Get up and get moving!

2013-12-21 16:00

A reader believes that self motivation is the key to self improvement. Do you agree?

I’m fine. I’m not depressed

2013-12-17 15:30

Every day seems like a challenge, not the good kind where you set bars of success to reach. It’s the difficult kind, the sad kind.

Stop the cycle of failure

2013-11-29 14:30

Tired of failed diets, exercise resolutions, empty promises? Find out how to make a lifestyle change that will last a life time.

This is why dogs would make better people

2013-11-29 09:35

Saffiya Ismail feels that her pet is much nicer than some people she has already encountered.

Do fad diets work?

2013-11-28 12:30

Have you ever been so desperate to get slim that you’ve lived on shakes for a week? Our Facebook friends say you’re not alone.

Five outlandishly bizarre spa treatments to try

2013-11-04 12:45

These gifs show exactly how we feel about these five rather unusual spa treatments.

Beginners guide to putting yourself first

2013-10-23 17:52

After being the one who has constantly put others' needs before her own, this reader has finally decided to take a stand to be more assertive.

5 Telltale signs of depression

2013-10-01 11:13

Feeling powerless, bleak and beyond help? We all suffer from the blues now and again, but if these feelings persist it might be time to see a professional.

A guide to understanding introverts

2013-08-12 15:51

The problem with being an introvert is that people keep asking you “what’s wrong” when you’re quiet.

Beginners guide to putting yourself first

2013-07-29 11:56

After being the one who has constantly put others' needs before her own, this reader has finally decided to take a stand to be more assertive.

 

Are you a shopaholic?

2014-10-16 13:50

The difference between celebrity shoppers and the rest of us? They can usually afford their shopping sprees.

"I was scared I had breast cancer"

2014-10-06 12:11

Finding a lump can be one of the most terrifying experiences a woman goes through, says Cath Jenkin.

Your voice: Help! I have an IF (Interested Face)

2014-09-09 09:37

Why is it that when you have an “approachable” face people assume they have an automatic invitation to unpack their entire life story?

Depression and sick leave

2014-09-08 00:00

A reader wonders if people will ever stop stigmatising depression.

We should care about our health, not our waistlines

2014-08-17 07:00

Starving yourself skinny isn't healthy, and neither is never eating all the junk food you want. Our waistlines shouldn't be our priority. Taking good care of our bodies should.

MMI acquires CareCross

2014-06-18 12:31

MMI Holdings has announced that it has acquired, subject to relevant regulatory approval, the CareCross Health Group.

Alternative medical systems

2014-05-19 15:40

Do you know the difference between ayurvedic medicine, Chinese medicine, environmental medicine, holistic medicine, homeopathic medicine and naturopathic medicine? Learn more here.

Shift work shock

2014-05-07 15:23

We know that shift work is bad for relationships. It emerges, now, that it's also bad for your health in many more ways.

Beginners guide to putting yourself first

2014-04-24 09:00

After being the one who has constantly put others' needs before her own, this reader has finally decided to take a stand to be more assertive.

9 signs of a healthy guy

2014-03-19 11:59

Here are nine ways your body tells you that it is in great shape. Check to see if you recognise yourself.

Before you say something mean...

2014-02-28 16:45

Remember, a simple ‘you’ve gotten fat’ between friends can be a real pain the ass.

Best stay in school advert ever

2014-02-02 10:00

Don’t be fooled by the happy hipster teenagers, this one goes out with a bang.

Make 2014 your best year yet

2014-01-16 10:30

The infamous new year resolution can be a quick fix in trying to reverse all the yolo-ing from the festive season. Here are some tips on how to turn your goals into transformative realities.

It’s okay not to be okay

2013-12-27 09:00

I’ve spent such a large part of my life ALWAYS being what others expected me to be. I'm tired of it, writes Lauren Daniels.

Stop trying to be better...

2013-12-19 10:00

Because you're sacrificing your own true happiness, writes Khensani Manzini.

Confessions of a curvy girl

2013-11-30 13:30

Our reader has learnt to make peace with her "plus-size" weight and stopped worrying about stereotypes.

Why buy back your virginity?

2013-11-29 11:02

A fake hymen can't erase the fact that you've lost your virginity, so why do women undergo hymen reconstruction surgery?

Not taking leave this year?

2013-11-28 15:31

During December, the half-empty office can be a downer. Here are some tips to survive,and celebrate, the festive season at work.

5 Summer-ready body tips

2013-11-28 09:44

Check out these easy “bodylicious” essentials that every women should try this summer.

Five outlandishly bizarre spa treatments to try

2013-10-30 13:47

These gifs show exactly how we feel about these five rather unusual spa treatments.

Beginners guide to putting yourself first

2013-10-23 10:30

After being the one who has constantly put others' needs before her own, this reader has finally decided to take a stand to be more assertive.

A guide to understanding introverts

2013-08-14 00:00

The problem with being an introvert is that people keep asking you “what’s wrong” when you’re quiet.

What kind of brave are you?

2013-07-29 13:30

Some might see it as indecision as fear, but maybe conserving your courage is a different kind of brave.

Outgoing people lead happier lives

2013-07-18 13:42

Research has shown that young adults, who are more outgoing or more emotionally stable, are happier in later life.

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