Green tea boosts memory and weight loss – study

A recent study has found that green tea may help improve memory and fight obesity.

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High heels causing deformity, injury – research

New research has shown a clear link between high heels, foot deformity, osteoarthritis and other injury.

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CoQ10 & selenium may slash heart disease death by 50% – study

Supplementing with the energy producing enzyme CoQ10 and selenium may cut the risk of death from heart disease – which claims about 76 000 South African lives a year — by half, a study has found.

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Stress, diets, ageing among top 10 women hair loss* triggers

Extreme stress, crash diets and ageing are among the top 10 causes of hair-loss* in women, according to one of the world’s leading hair experts, Dr Adolf Klenk.

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Almost half of SA women are obese – study

South African women have the highest obesity rate (42%) in sub-Saharan Africa, according to a recent study.

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Saffron may boost libido, ease depression – studies

The ancient spice, Saffron, may help boost libido, alleviate depression and enhance mood, studies show.

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Counter health risks from prolonged standing with the right shoes

Many South Africans stand for more than half their working day, posing health risks such as lower back pain, circulation problems and blood clots and highlighting the need for comfortable footwear.

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Leap Communications seeks a Junior Account Executive to join our small but dynamic team

Position title: Junior Account Executive Company: Leap Communications – PR & Marketing agency Location: Deep South of Cape Town Salary: TBC Educational level: preferably diploma or degree Job level: Junior Experience: At least one year in PR or by related field Type: Contract   Position summary: Leap Communications seeks a Junior Account Executive to join (...)

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Low iron may be linked to “exhaustion epidemic”

Iron deficiency may be one of the reasons behind an “exhaustion epidemic” in which up to four out of five women complain of extreme tiredness, according to reports.

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Healthy hair more important to young women than sex – survey

A healthy head of hair is more important to young, upmarket South African women than an active sex life, an attractive body or owning a car, according to a new survey.

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