STUDY: Probiotics and diarrhoea caused by antibiotics

A Rand Corporation study found that taking probiotics can reduce the risk of developing the diarrhoea that is a common

Osteoporosis isn’t inevitable

Bone resorption is primarily due to an activation of osteoclastogenesis and an increase in receptor activator of nuclear factor kappa-B

Vitamin D deficiency “epidemic” can be reversed

Ascencao was responding to a recent international study which found Cape Town residents, in particular, were at risk of vitamin

Exploring anaemia

Iron deficiency is the most common cause of anaemia. Anaemia is defined as a haemoglobin concentration lower than normal for

Discovery welcomes sugar tax

In response to the proposed sugar tax, Dr Craig Nossel, Head of Vitality Wellness said: “We believe that action is