Training programme provides big dreams for small town boy

Training programme provides big dreams for small town boy

Posted By: Shopprice South Africa Cape Town – As a child growing up in the small town of Zoar in the Western Cape, Ryan Adams had two dreams: to one day be More »

6 aid workers killed in South Sudan

6 aid workers killed in South Sudan

Posted By: Shopprice South Africa   Six aid workers were killed in an ambush in South Sudan on Saturday, the UN’s humanitarian coordinator for the country said. The aid workers were traveling More »

Trump: US will act unilaterally on North Korea if necessary

Trump: US will act unilaterally on North Korea if necessary

Posted By: Shopprice South Africa (CNN)US President Donald Trump has declared he would be willing to go it alone to restrain North Korea’s nuclear weapons program should China fail to change the More »

Climate change could render Sudan ‘uninhabitable’

Climate change could render Sudan ‘uninhabitable’

Posted By: Shopprice South Africa Temperatures are rising, water supplies are scarce, soil fertility is low and severe droughts are common. After years of desertification, its rich biodiversity is under threat and More »

Farm workers still maltreated, hearings find

Farm workers still maltreated, hearings find

Posted By: Shopprice South Africa Evictions and the bad, cruel behavior of farm workers were among the troubling trends uncovered by country-wide hearings by the cover Committee on Rural Development and Land More »

Limpopo residents attack pastors and congregation

Limpopo residents attack pastors and congregation

Posted By: Shopprice South Africa The Limpopo police have pushed into water a manhunt for a group of group members who attacked church pastors and their persons in great number in Mecklenburg More »

EFF to hold vigil on Sunday evening ahead of Malema’s court appearance

EFF to hold vigil on Sunday evening ahead of Malema’s court appearance

Posted By: Shopprice South Africa EFF first Julius Malema said to so give support to his supporters to go into land 2 years ago at the meeting of friends’ elective meeting The More »

EFF will ask Parliament to dissolve Eskom board

EFF will ask Parliament to dissolve Eskom board

Posted By: Shopprice South Africa The Economic Freedom Fighters on Friday called on the board of Eskom to move after Ceo Brian Molefes example in making ready to put up with too More »

Kidnapped Cape businessman still missing

Kidnapped Cape businessman still missing

Posted By: Shopprice South Africa Cape Town business-man Naushad Deshmukh was still lost by Friday after 12 a.m. with no new developments, Western Cape police said.Representative Captain FC Van Wyk said the More »

DA to lay charges against Brian Molefe after Eskom resignation

DA to lay charges against Brian Molefe after Eskom resignation

Posted By: Shopprice South Africa The Democratic agreement (DA) will put charges against Eskom Ceo Brian Molefe supporters his statement giving up position, the meeting of friends said on Friday. Molefe resigned More »

 

Category Archives: Health

Durban scientist collects L’Oréal-UNESCO Women in Science Award for HIV research

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Shopprice South Africa   Durban scientist Professor Quarraisha Abdool Karim collected  the L’Oréal-UNESCO Women in Science Award in Paris on Thursday night in acknowledgment  for her “remarkable subsidy to the prohibition and remedy of HIV and associated infections and greatly improving the quality of life of women in Africa”.   Abdool Karim co-led the landmark CAPRISA 004 tenofovir gel trial

SA examining anti-HIV vaccine

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Shopprice South Africa The only HIV vaccine that currently has the potential to be licensed and used for treatment is being tested in South Africa.   Scientists will know in May if they can test it on 7000 people, said investigator Professor Glenda Gray, president of the SA Medical investigate Council.The vaccine – the only one

Overweight mothers have larger babies: review

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Shopprice South Africa Overweight or heavy women give birth to larger babies, says new research which could make some pregnant women think twice before reaching for that box of ice cream.   Mothers with high blood sugar or diabetes, even within a healthy range, also lean to have bigger babies, according to a study published Tuesday in

Too much smartphone time could be a sign of distress

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Shopprice South Africa According to an American study, published in Computers in Human Behavior, spending too much time using a smartphone — particularly the heavy use of applications and entertainment features — could be linked to a desire to shut out reality and escape certain unpleasant experiences and feelings.   After following 300 cellphone-using university

Quitting smoking suddenly boosts success rate by 25%, study finds

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Shopprice South Africa When trying to give up tobacco, smokers tend to put off the definitive moment by gradually cutting down their daily destruction . But this strategy may not be the best when it comes to successful quitting, according to a British study announced in the Annals of Internal Medicine.   In fact, the investigate showed that

7 pole dancing moves to shape your body

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Shopprice South Africa   Feast your eyes on the bodies of these chiseled pole athletes and learn how their dance moves shape their bodies. The pole fitness industry has become very popular in South Africa, and it turns out that the sport does more than just boost one’s self confidence. Experts say there are a

Agoa: US sceptical about SA’s commitment?

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Shopprice South Africa   Pretoria – US President Barack Obama’s decision on Monday to go ahead and provisionally suspend South Africa’s agricultural benefits under Agoa – despite the two countries reaching agreement on all outstanding issues last week – appears to reflect some residual scepticism by the US that South Africa will do what it

How good friendly keep you healthy

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Shopprice South Africa   London – Having good friends is as important for a healthy life as exercising and eating well, a study has found. The research showed that whether young or old, being sociable helps keep illness at bay. US scientists said teenagers should be encouraged to make friends to keep them healthy for