Home > Diet and nutrition > Beverages Beverages All sections in Diet and Nutrition » Beverages » Healthy Diets » Healthy foods » Nutrition Basics » The Immune System » Vitamins, Minerals and Supplements » Weight loss » Diet and Nutrition News » Food Safety Sugary drinks tax nets almost R800-million The tax on sugary drinks amounts to 2.1 cents per gram of sugar. It represents an 11% increase on a can of Coca-Cola. Vit & Min doses per day » Count calories in food » Is my vegetarian diet balanced? » Ask The Dietitians » 10 foods to boost your immune system Your quick guide to Banting If you just drank way too much coffee, here’s what you should do Don't worry, it's happened to the best of us. Tea vs. coffee: It’s the ultimate smackdown Seriously though: What's better for you? 6 ‘extra’ health and beauty benefits of rooibos you didn’t know about I mean, we know it's good for you... But this is next level. 4 teas you didn’t know had such amazing body benefits Bye constipation, cramps, anxiety and all those ugggh things. ‘My upset stomach turned out to be a coffee intolerance’ Turns out having a coffee intolerance can cause an upset stomach. Coke drinkers on new sugar tax: 'Leave our sugar alone!' Many consumers understand that South Africa's high burden of disease is caused by excessive sugar consumption. What energy drink in SA is the worst for you? Our thirst for energy drinks just keeps growing, with South Africans glugging down more than 168 million litres of the stuff a year. With seemingly everyone hooked, #Trending set out to find out how different brands compare with one another. Is apple cider vinegar really all that? It’s probably not all that it’s claimed to be… WHO Commission criticised for failing to include sugar taxes in new report While a new WHO Independent High-Level Commission report calls for tobacco and alcohol taxes, it fails to do the same for sugary drinks. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know Tell-tale signs you need a mattress upgrade Keen to win a R2 000 voucher? Good health begins in your gastrointestinal tract Live healthier Gut health » Can't lose weight? Blame it on your gut Our nutrition experts weigh in on why gut health is such an important factor in weight loss, on World Obesity Day. Sleep better » Yes, there is such a thing as too much sleep A new study confirms that too little sleep can impair your brain, but interestingly, too much sleep is also a problem.