The health department calls arrests 'unfortunate' after senior officials spend night trying to get workers out of cells.
In SA, HIV infection is no longer a death sentence but in countries like the Democratic Republic Congo, it's as if treatment never happened.
Some pharmacists will be doing their community service at private pharmacies amid a shortage of posts.
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The pain of bereavement is supposed to ease with time. When it doesn't, psychiatrists call it 'complicated grief' and it can be treated.
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The US remains one of the leading funders of global health but will this change on president-elect Donald Trump’s watch?
More than 200 newly qualified doctors may be left with worthless degrees if provinces can't raise funds for internship positions
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.