A test lawsuit will determine whether the time limit on reporting sexual assault will be lifted.
Our Laura Lopez Gonzalez asks health minister Aaron Motsoaledi five questions about the National Health Insurance (NHI) and your medical aid.
Experts warn that the country’s overburdened asylum system could leave people trapped at ‘processing centres’ for years
In Diepsloot, Bhekisisa's Vimba! app is helping rape survivors access life-saving care and treatment.
Eight men and women may change the law and pave the way to justice and healing for thousands.
Are your kids up-to-date with vaccines? Here's why you might want to check on that.
Experts suggest that banning corporal punishment in the home could lead to a less violent society. Joan van Dyk explains.
Moon cups, reusable pads and period panties are all alternatives to disposable pads and tampons, but they may not work for everyone.
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Some hospitals are introducing sign language to help deaf patients.
Even if your child has been vaccinated, booster shots provide an extra layer of protection.
A new report finds that 90% of Nigerians surveyed support a controversial Act that now also stands between LGBTI communities and healthcare
Science could be closer to unravelling the riddle of menstruation-related mood disorders
A little extra money in young women's homes can go a long way towards protecting them from HIV infection. So can a little bit of concern.
Ebola tore into the fabric of family life, and the relationships that bind them. These are two similar stories, with very different endings.
Bhekisisa means "to scrutinise" in Zulu
In South Africa, Zulu patients who would like to be thoroughly assessed by a doctor, would ask the physician to "bhekisisa" them.