Home > Lifestyle > Woman > Your life Your life All sections in Woman » Friends and family » Menstruation » Your body » Your home » Your life » Woman News Limpopo shelter gives hope to abused women Violence against women is a growing problem in South Africa, but thanks to a shelter in Limpopo, more than a hundred women are taking the first steps to finding their feet. Quiz Is my diet healthy? » 10 odours our noses can identify 6 body language mistakes to avoid 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. A South African cancer survivor helps to fight the disease Linda Greeff , a social worker who was diagnosed with cancer and has since recovered, is now a manager of Oncology Social Work Services at GVI Oncology and co-founder of People Living with Cancer. Exhausted? Here are 5 reasons why Lost your mojo? Here are 5 surprising energy drainers, plus the easy fixes that will help put the pep back in your step! How to handle a medical emergency these holidays With 1 147 fatal road accidents in South Africa during the last festive season, travellers need to know what to do in case of an emergency these holidays. What to do if you are raped Do you know what to do after you have been raped? Knowing your rights and where to go could go a long way in your recovery. Rape Crisis shows you the steps. 7 things worth knowing about mosquitoes They don't all bite, they're changing their feeding patters, three types carry malaria and they don't like wind. Learn more fascinating facts about these winged pests. 8 ways you can be killed at the mall Your local shopping centre may not be as safe as you think it is. The escalators, revolving doors, renegade trolleys and nasty slips on a kid's slurpy could put you in hospital in an instant - or worse. 11 fabulous gift ideas It's that time of the year again. The Christmas list is long, but what to buy? And what's more, you want to give useful, healthy and exciting presents. Healthy ways to celebrate New Year’s Eve If you always spend New Year’s Day nursing a hangover while telling yourself “never again!”, it is time to put those words into action and start the new year as you mean to go on. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors 10 facts about diabetes and insulin you need to know How to care for your vaginal flora JHB - Free Caregiver Workshop with TENA experts - 15 February JHB - Free home visit and assessment with a TENA nurse advisor Live healthier Hello? » SEE: Interesting facts about hearing loss Earworms: Let it go Is it bad to sleep with earplugs all the time? SEE: Do women hear better than men? The reason why men often appear not to be listening could be because they actually can't hear you. Confident smile? » Acidic drinks can harm your kids' smiles The facts on bleaching your teeth Am I taking good care of my teeth? Why are my teeth stained? We know the rules – brush your teeth twice a day and floss to keep them healthy. But, have you ever wondered what causes those stains that sometimes appear?