Five things that will cost more

2018-02-23 10:02

This is how the budget will affect you

Yes, sin taxes are going up again

2018-02-21 14:11

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has announced that excise duties on alcohol and tobacco will go up by between 6% and 10%.

Your income can determine how alcohol affects your health

2018-01-09 11:00

A large study has shown that the effect of alcohol on your health may depend on your income. Does this sound strange? Read more.

A heart to heart on booze

2017-12-17 06:00

As the song goes: 'Tis the season to be jolly,' often giving blanket approval to debauched eating, drinking and partying during the festive season, but experts have warned of a major consequence of binge-drinking.

Can you really be allergic to alcohol?

2017-12-11 07:30

Allergic reactions to alcoholic drinks are often overlooked as many of the symptoms can be mistaken for a nasty hangover.

Excessive drinking hurts your finances

2017-11-27 19:07

Alcohol abuse and how it affects your insurance

8 surprising things that happen to your body when you stop drinking booze

2017-10-24 14:03

Learn the surprising effects that sobering up has on your body, your mind and your life.

Drink for God

2017-10-22 06:00

There’s no need to worry about rejection or disapproval. At Gabola Church you are encouraged to drink for God...

How fat can alcohol really make you?

2017-10-19 07:31

Could your daily tipple lead to obesity? There is growing evidence for a link between alcoholism and obesity, but more research is needed.

How much alcohol is really OK?

2017-10-03 08:10

Know your limit to protect your health.


Alcohol isn't just hurting your pocket - see what it's doing to your body

2018-02-21 15:33

We bemoan the fact that the price of alcohol keeps on escalating – but we need to keep in mind that this commodity affects more than just our bank balance.

Should you give your children alcohol?

2018-02-06 14:29

In the light of the prevalence of teen drinking, many parents are wondering whether they shouldn't help their children deal with alcohol by giving it to them in a home environment.

Less phuza, more play this festive season

2017-12-24 06:04

Work is out and so is school, and you are probably tempted to leave your children to their own devices – such as playing on their tablets and watching TV.

No extended liquor trading hours during ANC conference - Gauteng MEC

2017-12-12 22:05

The Gauteng Liquor Board will not grant permission to any liquor outlets or alcohol-selling venues intending to extend their trading hours to cater for the upcoming ANC conference this weekend, the provincial government has announced.

The booze you choose can sway your mood

2017-11-28 14:06

'If people are to make informed decisions about their drinking, they need to know the full picture of how alcohol affects moods and emotions.'

8 Refreshing drinks that will get you through any heatwave

2017-11-06 15:53

Need a thirst-quencher? You're in the right place!

Dodgy liquor sold in Cape Town townships

2017-10-23 12:01

Cheap alcoholic drinks with vague labels and unspecified contents are being sold in townships in violation of liquor laws.

SEE: Hungover? Here are 6 ways to cope

2017-10-21 14:00

If you ask different people how to cure a hangover, you'll get just as many different answers. Here's what we came up with.

How much alcohol during pregnancy is safe?

2017-10-15 08:02

Is it okay for a pregnant woman to have the occasion drink during pregnancy? On World Foetal Alcohol Syndrome Day we investigate.

Zim mulls weekday alcohol sales ban

2017-09-18 15:28

Zimbabwean beverage companies Delta Corporation and African Distillers are set to either ready for a fight with the government or face a sales drop amid plans to bar alcohol sales during the week.

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