Former president Jacob Zuma was never going to remain the all-powerful and omnipresent political figure that he thought, writes Pieter du Toit.
With obesity on the rise globally and locally, and the link with high sugar consumption, a newly launched drink is a welcome reprieve.
You know you need to reduce your sugar intake, but is it absolutely necessary to give up your favourite cold drink?
Can sugar, in all its forms, really wreak serious havoc on our health?
From weight gain to increased risk of heart disease, a sugar-heavy diet has some not-so-sweet consequences.
There are many types of different sugars and sweeteners used to add sweetness to foods. One of these, high fructose corn syrup, has been getting a bad rap for a while.
Sugary drinks are the single biggest contributor of added sugar to Americans' diets, considerably increasing their risk of death from cardiovascular disease.
We've known for a while that soda and fruity drinks aren't the healthiest options, but startling new evidence suggests they're doing serious damage.
RCL Foods is appealing to the government to limit cheap imports of chicken and sugar after an influx from the Americas weighed on the local producer.
Business Insider asked experts to give their input on the scary things that can happen to your body if you eat too much processed, junk food.
Warning: Cream Caramel and wine gum lovers may find the following images disturbing.
Tito Mboweni sticks to his guns, petrol goes up, new Presidential Economic Advisory Council members, a bad quarter for the JSE, and a new Development Bank chair.
Sugary drinks may not be the biggest culprit in obesity - research suggests that a tax on sugary snacks may be even better.
South Africans looking to get more kick out of their 25-hour day will have to continue their search.
Saudi Arabia will begin implementing a new excise tax on sweetened drinks from December 1, according to the official gazette, as the kingdom seeks to boost non-oil revenue.
There is a need for the SA sugar industry to consider diversifying its product offerings amid fears that increasing imported sugar could cripple the domestic sugar value chain, says the Department of Trade and Industry.
A handful of activities can be truly detrimental to your health. In some cases, new studies have found a link between those habits and an early death.
Do you think you're not at risk for heart disease and that you don't eat too much sugar? Think again! Our nutritional expert tells us the scary truth.
When your body and brain are used to you eating sugar, it can be a big adjustment when you stop.
Maries, Boudoir fingers, and Lemon Creams are sold in 200 gram packs – which are intended for groups of people. Don't do tea solo.
If you are eating more than 21 pieces of caramel coated Diddle Daddle popcorn at a time, you're doing it wrong.
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