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Energy drinks on the rise in SA

How Big Business Got Brazil Hooked on Junk Food

SEE: Eating 3 healthy meals on a budget | Health24 thumbnail

SEE: Eating 3 healthy meals on a budget | Health24

A dietitian explains how one can eat a healthy diet without breaking the bank.

Plan to tackle heart attacks, strokes to save 100-million lives | Health-e thumbnail

Plan to tackle heart attacks, strokes to save 100-million lives | Health-e

Global control of blood pressure, salt reduction and artificial trans fats elimination could save 100 million lives.

Tax on sugary drinks by April | Health-e thumbnail

Tax on sugary drinks by April | Health-e

The proposed tax on sugary drinks is likely to be introduced in April 2018, although there is still disagreement on the exact level of tax.

Public support for sugary drinks tax is growing | Health-e thumbnail

Public support for sugary drinks tax is growing | Health-e

Three out of four South African adults are supportive of government’s efforts to enforce policies that will discourage people from consuming sugary drinks and junk food.

Diabetes - the silent killer | Health-e thumbnail

Diabetes – the silent killer | Health-e

Goodman Gwala had dreams of playing professional football but now he struggles to walk after his left toes were amputated. The cause? Diabetes.

How Coke is keeping sugar on the school menu

Fruit juices at schools may not be as healthy as they’re meant to be 13 August 2017 – 00:02 BY … Continue reading "How Coke is keeping sugar on the school menu"

Zintle’s Secret Weapon To Losing 50KGs

Sugary drinks tax on track | Health-e thumbnail

Sugary drinks tax on track | Health-e

The proposed tax on sugary drinks is likely to go ahead later this year, following negotiations between government, labour and industry at the National Economic Development and Labour Council (Nedlac).

Healthy Living Alliance

Every South African has a right to access clean drinking water and healthy food. HEALA is an alliance of organisations with this mission in mind.

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