Lifestyle

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14 small, easy ways I’m being more environmentally active

I am by no means a tree hugger, environmental activist or “all-green”. I still drive everywhere, take baths (I live in Joburg, but still),...

A story about fluoride

By Dr Candice Schwartz, cosmetic and paediatric dentist. Because fluoride is already abundant in the drinking water and many foods we consume daily, is it...
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M is for Masturbation

By Dr Jireh Serfontein, sexual health practitioner. May is known as International Masturbation Month. It is an entire month devoted to self-love and self-pleasure. A San...
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Bacterial vaginosis: Something fishy

By Dr Jireh Serfontein, sexual health practitioner. Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is not an infection caught from your partner; it is due to an upset of the...
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Princess dreams and unicorn themes

One of 2017’s major trends in pop culture was the unicorn. From make-up ranges to children’s birthday parties, unicorns seemed to pop up everywhere!...
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Fashion tips for new moms

If you’re a new mom and feel self-conscious in your clothes, we have a sound wardrobe strategy to see you through this phase with...
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Bedwetting: When to consult a doctor

Bedwetting is an issue that millions of families face every night. There can be numerous reasons for bedwetting and, in most cases, children will...
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Nutritional supplements during pregnancy

Expectant moms want the best for their babies but can feel overwhelmed by the often-contradictory information they receive on what is and isn’t good...
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South Africans consume too much salt!

South Africans consume too much salt! We cook with salty ingredients, add extra salt at the table and choose processed foods with hidden salt...
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Cool kicks for active kids!

Converse kids offers the durable basics with a twist that will allow children to experience the world in all its excitement and diversity. The...