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 WIN a R2000 Skin Renewal voucher! Constipation in women SA's old diesel vehicles continue to fuel allergies Complete our allergy survey and stand a chance to win R 1000! Live healthier Wasting water? » South Africa is facing a water crisis Water saving tips Water quality report shocks SEE: How much water do you use per day? With level 4 water restrictions in Cape Town, residents are urged to use a maximum of 100 litres per person per day. Here’s how quickly it adds up. Life saving tip! » SEE: 10 things to keep in your first aid kit 10 first aid myths Here's why you need a first aid kit in the car Emergency services are often spread thin, especially when storms and major disasters strike. When travelling on the road, having a well-stocked first aid kit could be a lifesaver.