How behaviour determines your bank balance

2019-09-17 10:30

Are you aware of behavioural banking?

Can hearing loss influence your balance?

2018-12-10 21:40

Your ears play an important role in maintaining your sense of balance. But how exactly is your balance affected when you suffer from hearing loss?

5 hobbies that will make you happier

2017-08-29 10:40

Are you stuck in a rut? It might be time to consider a hobby. It's never too late to find an activity you are passionate about.

Exercise may boost size of some brain regions

2015-03-16 15:59

Exercise may increase the size of the brain, but it's not clear if these changes make a difference in ageing, researcher says.

Balance problems may indicate stroke risk

2015-01-05 12:33

The inability to stand on one foot for 20 seconds could suggest brain vessel damage.

It’s all about balance

2014-02-26 11:06

When it comes to choosing an eating plan to fit your lifestyle, it’s confusing at the moment because there are so many people following all sorts of "diets".

Senior drivers need to be tested

2013-12-02 11:04

It is crucial to ensure that older drivers are safe on the road, and tests of physical abilities may reveal how the elderly will perform.

High heels can affect shopping decisions

2013-08-28 10:05

Research found that having to focus on physical balance, e.g. when wearing high heels, tends to lead to more balanced buying decisions.

Twelve good wines under R30 - yes, really!

2012-01-14 13:24

Cathy goes bargain-hunting.

Energise with the right colours

2006-03-02 00:00

Renovating your home? Then pay careful attention to the colours you choose. The colours that we place around us can have an effect on our mood and energy levels.


What can the ability to balance reveal about your brain health?

2019-02-05 05:28

There is a possible link between balancing ability and small blood vessel damage in the brain – which can result in stroke.

Five career pitfalls to avoid

2016-02-19 06:30

The biggest career mistakes result from the messy business of managing your managers, your team, and yourself. finweek looks at how to avoid these common career blunders.

'Shifting' is the new resistance training

2015-02-25 13:15

'Shifting' is resistance training with new balance devices that improve stability and fitness, according to experts.

What’s a balanced wine?

2014-08-14 13:04

Our wine editor explains in easy-to-understand terms, what makes a wine balanced.

What yoga can do for you

2013-12-31 10:35

Yoga is a stress-buster, but it also helps with anxiety, depression, insomnia, back pain and other ills.

Preventing fall-related injuries in seniors

2013-10-31 13:00

Exercise programmes meant to prevent falls in seniors may also help prevent injuries caused by falls.

Exercise for balance and to prevent falls

2013-05-29 11:48

Although a person with osteoporosis is at much greater risk of suffering a bone fracture than someone with normal bone mineral density, studies show it’s often a fall that causes the fracture.

3 Instant Energy Boosters

2010-05-07 08:40

Feeling frazzled by your to-do list? Here's how to get that much needed oomph!

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