Maternal deaths in developing regions would fall by 73% if all women had access to contraception and maternal healthcare, shows new research.
Why it could cost less than R120 per year to save a life
Sex workers tell of being tortured, including being beaten with sjamboks.
Bhekisisa's new manual provides handy information on abortion data in South Africa, how procedures work and what the law says.
Meanwhile, a lone specialist in the North West caters for 3.7-million people as four provinces are forced to send patients to Gauteng.
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.