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Petrie Jansen van Vuuren ANALYSIS: Does stress have a colour?

By Petrie Jansen van Vuuren

South African president Jacob Zuma again referred to stress as “a white man’s disease” recently. Does medical research prove stress affects various races differently? Petrie Jansen van Vuuren investigated.

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Petrie Jansen van Vuuren ANALYSIS: Do single people wind up dead sooner in SA?

By Petrie Jansen van Vuuren

A recent article suggested that single South Africans can live longer by getting married, based on Statistics SA mortality data. Petrie Jansen van Vuuren delves into the facts surrounding this seemingly simple conclusion.

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