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Doctors overcharge, say our readers
Dummies' guide to medical tariffs
Minister wants to stop patient rip-offs
Is South Africa breeding a nation of abusers and victims? Mia Malan interrogates why sexual violence in the country is so prevalent.
Aids is a mirror that reflects how we think about society. It exposes our prejudices and our lack of ability to embrace diversity.
The country has made progress with its plans to prevent, treat and monitor HIV but still has a long way to go.
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.