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 Sun protection for all children Understanding your sunscreen The science behind cosmeceuticals Do you know these 5 facts about skincare? Live healthier The debate continues » Working out in the concrete jungle 7 top butt exercises for guys 10 things pole dancing can do for you The running vs. walking debate There are many different theories when it comes to the running vs. walking for health and weight loss. Veganism a crime? » Running the Comrades Marathon on a vegan diet Are vegans unnatural beasts? Can a vegan be really healthy? Should it be a crime to raise a baby on vegan food? After a number of cases of malnourishment in Italy, it may become a crime to feed children under 16 a vegan diet.