Diets such as the Atkins and Paleo are all the rage, but new research suggests that eating large amounts of animal protein could greatly increase your risk of dying from cancer.
As higher levels of intelligence are associated with larger incomes, better health and more independence, it is a bright idea to give the old thinking muscles a flex. Here we look at 10 tips on how to boost the brain.
With the recent arrest of Mexican drug kingpin Joaquín Guzmán Loera, here are eight more individuals who are or were the big fish in the modern criminal cesspool…
How can one both keep up the libido and bulge that brain? Here we look at ten ways to increase your sex drive.
The 2014 annual World Naked Bike Ride took place over the weekend with many nude and semi-nude cyclists cycling around the streets of Cape Town to raise awareness of Clean Energy and cyclist safety.
An advert for betting company Paddy Power, featuring the head of Oscar Pistorius on an Academy award statuette, has been met with widespread condemnation.
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English Cricket club Warwickshire is using hot lamps confiscated from criminals to speed up the growth of grass on their Edgbaston playing surface.
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#ANOTHERLIGHTUP project is combining street art with the capacity of crowd-funded community engagement to improve the lives of others.
The social media giant is now providing over fifty different options for users to identify their gender…
A new product is looking to create a fast and easy way for first responders to treat non-compressible haemorrhage.
A video of strangers kissing on camera for the first time has racked up over 20 million views on YouTube.
Prominent US lawyer Alan Dershowitz has said that the outcome of the Oscar Pistorius trial will have “nothing to do with the law.”
Shocking footage of a group of cyclists attacking a driver in Sea Point, Cape Town, has emerged...
In this hilarious video, a box of old floppy drives grind out a surprisingly funky version of 'Tainted Love'.
Andri Hanekom, a certified rolfer and rolf movement practitioner, explains why poor posture and body mechanics can be the cause of many health problems.
It may be hailed as the king of grains, but word on the street suggests that wheat may not be so good for our waistlines.
Health Intelligence Magazine has put together some surprising facts about the brain, the mind and human intelligence in general.
Food’s glycaemic index influences your blood sugar and insulin levels, but glycaemic load may be even more important.
Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti has poured cold water on rumours he is planning to make a move for Paris Saint-Germain duo Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marco Verratti.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has labeled Bayern Munich midfielder Arjen Robben a "very good diver" following Tuesday's Champions League draw in Germany.
Prolific striker Wayne Rooney believes he has what it takes to captain both England and Manchester United.
Michael Schumacher's family has released a positive update about his condition, saying he has shown "small, encouraging signs".
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick says league position "counts for very little" when it comes to matches against Liverpool.
Arsenal face arguably their biggest challenge of the season on Tuesday as they look to overturn a 2-0 deficit against Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena.
South Africa has forged many influential men throughout its history. But even among this illustrious group, a handful of individuals stand above the rest.
Click or scroll through to take a look at the evolution and history of this essential fashion item.
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A gallery of pooches that strutted their stuff on the first day of the 138th Westminster Kennel Dog Show.
Each year the Sony World Photography Awards brings together the very best international contemporary photography. The judges have now released their selection of finalists and shortlisted...
The star has been found dead aged 46. We remember his life in pictures.