Home > Lifestyle > Woman > News News All sections in Woman » Friends and family » Menstruation » Your body » Your home » Your life » Woman News Silent protest against gender-based violence to be held in Pietermaritzburg The event will seek to highlight the dual epidemics of HIV and gender-based violence and will focus specific attention on the ongoing murder trial of Thulile Phugula that rocked Pietermaritzburg earlier this year. Quiz Is my diet healthy? » Ask Ask the CyberShrink » Ask Is my child eating correctly? » 6 body language mistakes to avoid 200 Orgasms a day - is it even possible? Test: Think you know your facts on violence against women? On 25 November, we will commemorate the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. Do you know your facts on violence against women? Why South Africa can be accused of hating its young women On the first day of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, Dr Susan Goldstein of Wits asks "Why does South Africa appear to hate its women so much?" The global state of violence against women in 2015 The 16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women has kicked off for 2015 and runs from 25 November to 10 December. Why some women grow a beard Case report details how ovarian hyperthecosis leads to balding, excess body hair and a male-sounding voice as well as an increase in libido. And most doctors are not even aware of it. Video games can make women pack on the kilos Normal-weight women who played computer games for at least one hour a day were more likely to become overweight than those who did not play computer games. New recommendation: antidepressants for PMS Researchers have found that antidepressants can help to control the depression, anxiety and moods that women go through before the onset of their period. International day for the elimination of violence against women Take a stand against the abuse of women and girls on International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. How safe is the Essure birth control device? Women spoke to the FDA about their experience with Essure, a birth control device that blocks their fallopian tubes. Healthy lifestyle can boost fertility for women with PCOS Women suffering from polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) can better their chances of conception with exercise and maintaining their weight. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors How will we feed 9 billion people? Try the Meat Free Movember Challenge Fit starts now with MRP Sport Get Race Ready with REHIDRAT® Live healthier Toilet matters » 45 toilets in the world Poop in weird places Toilet paper debate The funniest bathroom signs ever These signs have taken toilet humour to the next level. Too Tired? » 20 signs of burnout Staying active reduces stress 10 ways to have a healthier work day Why you're exhausted Lost your mojo? Here are 5 surprising energy drainers, plus the easy fixes that will help put the pep back in your step!