I'm a nurse and this is why SA should decriminalise sex work

Lucy O'Connell

Why would humanitarian workers support the call to decriminalize sex work? Sometimes bombs, floods aren't the only threats to our patients.


National cancer drug shortage may last until October

Joan van Dyk

Pharmaceutical companies say that delayed drug registrations by the Medicines Control Council may have played a role in stock outs.


A cautionary tale to young doctors looking to take on medicine’s culture of abuse

Yumna Moosa

In 2016, Yumna Moosa took to social media to rally young doctors against medicine's culture of bullying. Now, she's not sure she'd do it again.


Should everyone be getting the HIV prevention pill as part of this new study?

Nelisiwe Msomi

Only some study participants have access to the tablet that can cut the risk of HIV infection by more than 90%.


Football like you've never seen it: On the pitch with this blind soccer team

Ati Metwaly

Blind football represents hope and belonging for Egypt's one million visually impaired.


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Bhekisisa Centre for Health Journalism: Come intern with us

Are you a final year journalism student? Then come intern with us.


Why you should care about SA's new border detention centres

Civil society organisations warn that these centres could put migrants’ rights and health at risk. Joan van Dyk explains.


Recession, ratings downgrade could sink SA's spiralling health system

Experts warn state health clinics and hospitals are likely to further deteriorate as the public purse shrinks