How to pack the best lunch for your kids in five easy steps

Nelisiwe Msomi

Not up to the daily dilemma of what to pack your little ones for lunch? Beef up your children’s lunch boxes with these quick tips.

​Parenting 101 as presented by the sugar-rush kids

JS Smit

The day started off pleasantly enough with a warm goodbye to the parents, after which the minors arranged themselves in front of the TV.

There’s nothing sweet about a sugar tax

Mapule Ncanywa

The proposed levy on sweetened beverages is a shaky way of controlling the nation’s obesity and disease rates.

Big business - and people - grow fat on sweetened drinks

Lynley Donnelly  

The market in developed countries is saturated so the corporates are targeting the developing world.

Sugar vs syrup – the bitter reality

Giant US sugar companies and their corn syrup rivals are slugging it out in court, but the truth is that consumers' tastes are changing.