Home > Lifestyle > Woman > News News All sections in Woman » Friends and family » Menstruation » Your body » Your home » Your life » Woman News Women catching up fast with male alcohol use Historically, men have been far more likely than women to drink alcohol, but the gender gap is closing. Quiz Is my diet healthy? » 10 odours our noses can identify 6 body language mistakes to avoid Movies may help end female genital mutilation A team from Switzerland and Sudan found that changing attitudes through entertainment could contribute to the abandoning of female genital mutilation (FGM). Woman goes through hell with Implanon birth control implant When Amanda Nicole Vinsen took to Facebook and posted about her hellish experience of the contraceptive implant Implanon (Nexplanon in the US), the entry went viral. 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. Egg donor scams hit SA South African women are being warned about donating their eggs through an agency after a Stellenbosch woman suffered dangerous consequences. Brazilian model dies after cosmetic procedure A model, who was a runner-up in one of Brazil’s biggest beauty pageants, has died after having cosmetic surgery to remove ‘laugh lines'. Get 25% off your fertility consultation & scan The Infertility Awareness Association of SA is offering a discount on fertility assessments done at selected clinics during Reproductive Health Month (1 - 29 February 2016). 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? New research may reveal the true extent of statutory rape in SA Mzanzi Magic’s recent “Our Perfect Wedding” saga thrust statutory rape into the spotlight but just how many cases of statutory rape are brought before the courts each year in South Africa is anyone’s guess. Rape survivor gets back on her feet Rape crisis Change a Life initiative helped rape survivor, Fumana gain financial independence with workshops that are offered at the centre. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors K Naomi takes a stand and shows women how to fight back WIN a R2000 Skin Renewal voucher! Constipation in women SA's old diesel vehicles continue to fuel allergies Live healthier Are you sure? » Aid your digestion What are digestive disorders? Are you really constipated? Many people think that if they do not have two or more bowel movements every single day of their lives they are constipated. This is patently not true, writes DietDoc. True of False? » SEE: How anaphylactic shock affects your body Stop believing these 10 allergy myths Do you still believe that hay fever is caused by hay? Or that food allergies are really common? No, and no again. We bust 10 myths about allergies.