Home > Lifestyle > Woman > News News All sections in Woman » Friends and family » Menstruation » Your body » Your home » Your life » Woman News 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. Quiz Is my diet healthy? » 10 odours our noses can identify 6 body language mistakes to avoid 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. 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? 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). Children speak out against violence Powerful messages where conveyed by school kids when they 'aired their dirty laundry' and spoke out against violence in Manenberg. 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. Hormones tied to uterine fibroid risk High levels of testosterone and oestrogen in middle age are linked to raised odds of benign tumours in the uterus. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Otrivin Menthol relieves sinus congestion Innovative hearing aids can now interact online Second Healthcare Innovation Summit set for Johannesburg Salomon introduces Speedcross 4 Live healthier Nutrition crisis! » Good nutrition on the job will give you the edge Nutrition labels on food encourage healthy choices Nutrition may be as big a challenge today as HIV/Aids was 15 years ago Many people in a large number of low and middle income countries now experience a 'double burden' of malnutrition. E-cigarettes less risky? » E-cigarettes not an acceptable alternative to most smokers UK health officials endorse e-cigarettes E-cigarettes less of a cancer risk than regular smokes A study indicates that smokers who switch to e-cigarettes reduce their exposure to cancer-causing chemicals.