Fitness and health 10.1.2017 12:53 pm

Former Miss SA finalist’s bigger bikini body gets tongues wagging

‘Self-acceptance is a relationship that you have to work on daily,’ she advises.

At the time of year when healthy eating and exercise are encouraged, a former Miss SA finalist has shared her own advice in a bid to inspire others to be positive about their bodies.

Former Miss SA finalist’s bigger bikini body gets tongues wagging
Former Miss SA finalist’s bigger bikini body gets tongues wagging

Former Miss SA finalist’s bigger bikini body gets tongues wagging

‘Self-acceptance is a relationship that you have to work on daily,’ she advises.

Burkina Faso team aims to beat malaria with soap
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Burkina Faso team aims to beat malaria with soap

The team behind the “Faso Soap” project aims to create a cheap, accessible product to repel mosquitoes and protect people from malaria.
Aussie schoolboys recreate price-gouged HIV medicine
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Aussie schoolboys recreate price-gouged HIV medicine

Student James Wood said he and his friends had started off with just 20 of the drug, and in one reaction had produced thousands of dollars’ worth.
Birth control can be linked to depression, anxiety
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Birth control can be linked to depression, anxiety

The implant, Norplant, has been linked to major depression and panic disorder because of its high progesterone content.
Pope urges ‘responsible behaviour’ to stop AIDS spread
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Pope urges ‘responsible behaviour’ to stop AIDS spread

The pontiff also issued a fresh call for every sufferer, no matter how poor, to have access to treatment.
One in seven with HIV in Europe unaware of infection: study
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One in seven with HIV in Europe unaware of infection: study

The ECDC figure is based on data from the 28 EU nations plus Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway.
Tackling personality disorders
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Tackling personality disorders

Personality disorders can show themselves in different ways and are sometimes misdiagnosed as mental illnesses.
Prevalence of diabetes is expected to be on the rise
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Prevalence of diabetes is expected to be on the rise

World Diabetes Day was started in response to growing concerns about the escalating health threats posed by diabetes.
High five to a bright future
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High five to a bright future

This year, for Global Handwashing Day, Unilever and Lifebuoy celebrated the life-saving habit of handwashing with children and parents at M.C. Weiler Primary School in Alexandra.
Antibiotics side-effects could be hazardous
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Antibiotics side-effects could be hazardous

Antibiotics are considered the keystone of modern medicine, but their excessive use continues to generate unwanted side-effects.
SA launches world’s first Vagina Varsity
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SA launches world’s first Vagina Varsity

The Vagina Varsity course gets people comfortable about not just saying the V-word, but dispelling all the myths that surround it.
Breast changes that should worry you
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Breast changes that should worry you

It is recommended that one gets a clinical breast exam every one to three years starting at the age of 20.

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