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The Nissan Maxima lives up to its four-door sportscar maxim

The latest-generation Maxima sedan bests BMW, Acura and Audi to set the fastest lap time around California's Buttonwillow Raceway racetrack in tests overseen by AMCI Testin.

Life & Style

Tongue exercises could prevent snoring

If the results of a new study are to be believed, a few exercises of the mouth and tongue could be all it takes to stop snoring at night.

George Harrison's guitar sells for $490k

A guitar played by the late Beatle George Harrison has sold at auction for $490,000.

Exposure to multiple languages eases children’s communication skills

Children who hear more than one language spoken at home could be better communicators than those raised in monolingual homes, according to a new study from the University of Chicago.

Restaurant Review: This puzzle has some promise

Matt Schreuder worked in Zurich for five years before coming back to Cape Town to open Homespun near Table View's beachside strip.

Elvis tour bus sells for nearly $270,000

A custom-designed tour bus bought by Rock 'n' Roll King Elvis Presley for his back-up band in 1976 sold at auction in New York Saturday for $268,000, organisers said.


Exercise during pregnancy lowers risk of C-section, too-big baby

Birthing a normal-sized baby naturally is more likely to occur for women who exercise during their pregnancies, according to a new study.

A firm handshake is enough to kill you

The strength of your handshake could signal the chance of a future heart attack, a major study in The Lancet suggests.

One less drink for a longer life

Four in five drinkers would live longer if they cut their alcohol intake by just a glass of wine a week, according to an international study.

Women's sexuality can improve after menopause: study

Though commonly associated with decreased sex drive, menopause does not necessarily signal the end of improvements to a woman's sex life, according to a recent study.

People unaware of skin cancer risks, UK study finds

A new study from the British Association of Dermatologists, published, highlights that 96% of UK adults fail to check themselves regularly for skin cancer and that 77% wouldn't be able to recognize signs of the disease.