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Cinnamon-based blood sugar regulator now available for halaal, kosher & vegans

Halaal, kosher and vegan type 2 diabetics now have access to a cinnamon-based blood sugar regulator, packed with vitamins and minerals. The World Health Organisation estimates that almost 350 million people have diabetes (mostly Type 2) with this figure rising at an alarming rate. Type 2...

Anxiety, fear and the dentist

If you break out in a cold sweat at the thought of visiting the dentist then it’s likely you suffer from dental phobia – a common condition which affects up to 75% of all Americans. Dental phobia is more common than anxiety, according to Cape-based dentist...

The Idea Worx appoints uber-strategist Dimape Serenyane as CEO

The Idea Worx (www.theideaworx.co.za), one of SA’s leading strategic marketing promotions companies, has appointed veteran advertising and marketing industry guru, Dimape Serenyane, as its CEO. Serenyane, co-founder of HerdBuoys McCann-Erikson and most recently, a brand strategy specialist for Brand SA, is a multiple award-winning advertising executive,...

Use Speedo’s Biofuse Finger Paddle to improve technique

Speedo’s swim training aid, the Speedo Biofuse Finger Paddle, is ideal for improving sculling and breastroke technique, while placing less strain on the shoulders. Speedo’s Biofuse technology provides softer edges for natural flex and gives the Speedo Finger Paddle an ergonomically engineered shape which makes it...

Shaquille O’Neal slam dunks diabetes

Retired US basketball legend Shaquille O’Neal has blamed bad diet and lack of exercise for the dramatic increase in diabetes and says a healthy way of life is the only way to address the global pandemic. According to the International Diabetes Federation and the World Health...

Volumes of studies back Spirulina’s powerful health impact

Spirulina is well known as one of the richest sources of vitamins and minerals that nature has to offer. Now, it’s its potential therapeutic effects are backed by scores of studies and volumes of research. Spirulina has been used for centuries to boost immunity and energy,...