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June 17, 2014

Diet drinks and heart disease linked

Post-menopausal women who consumed two or more diet drinks per day, were about 30% more likely to suffer from a cardiovascular event and 50% more likely […]
May 13, 2014

Cancer: preventative surgery could save women with certain gene mutations

With some 40 000 women dying of breast cancer each year, a new study gives some hope. The risk of breast and ovarian cancer can be significantly […]
April 15, 2014

Married couples enjoy better health

A 20-year study reveals that, in fact, marriages have a positive effect on the individuals’ physical health. However, the opposite is also true – unhappy marriages […]
February 1, 2014

Pasteurised dairy is best, say paediatricians

Raw or unpasteurised milk and milk products can hold the danger of bacterial infection to pregnant women, foetuses and young children. Yvonne Maldonado, MD, professor of […]
January 12, 2014

Man flu – is it all just an act?

A recent study shows that there is a correlation between a weaker immune response and testosterone, which could suggest that men, if fact, do suffer more […]
January 6, 2014

Sex sells – even to women

A recent study revealed that women too can react positively to sexual imagery in advertisements, given that the product being advertised is high-end. The study by […]
December 31, 2013

Best time to quit smoking is on New Year’s, study reveals

Will this New Year’s Day be the umpteenth time you are trying to quit that old smoking habit? Well, it is the best time to start […]
December 27, 2013

Caucasian women struggle less to lose weight than African-American women

According to a new study it is harder for African-American women to lose weight than it is for Caucasian women. The study found that African-American women […]
December 10, 2013

Female millionaires still a minority

The Harvard Business Review states that female entrepreneurs make 20% more revenue with 50% less investment, so developing female entrepreneurs is a very good idea. Despite […]
October 20, 2013

Alzheimer’s in women: stress could heighten risk

The possibility of developing Dementia is very real for women exposed to heightened levels of stress in their 30s to 50s. The Prospective Population Study of […]
October 13, 2013

Calora Baby now on Pinterest

  Finally our Pinterest page is up! Follow us as we pin all our favourites from Calora Baby and beyond: There’s even a R1000 prize […]
October 3, 2013

Zero excuses to look and feel good this summer

ADVERTORIAL With summer upon us, we are already starting to shed the layers of clothing we’ve adorned throughout winter and for some that is a welcomed […]
March 27, 2013

A light squeeze to prevent breast cancer?

According to a recent report presented at the American Society for Cell Biology, breast cancer can be prevented by a gentle squeeze, as applying a little […]
October 12, 2012

Baby on Board Car Signs Blamed for Accidents: Study

Baby on board signs are meant to alert motorists and emergency personnel that there is a baby in the car, in the event of an accident, […]
September 25, 2012

Giving Birth after 30 may Decrease Risk of Endometrial Cancer

While women are encouraged to have children in their twenties, researchers have found that women who have children in their 30’s and 40’s have a decreased […]