Read the Medical Scheme Amendments Bill

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Find out what the big changes government may have in store for medical aids.


Read the National Health Insurance Bill

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The Bill is the first step towards learning how the government plans to fund its shift towards universal health care.


Your medical aid is going to change. Read Aaron Motsoaledi's #NHI speech

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New legislation will abolish co-payments and may look to go after medical aid scheme reserves.


Watch live: Motsoaledi presents the National Health Insurance Bill

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The health minister unveils the National Health Insurance Bill at a press conference in Pretoria.


WATCH LIVE: Motsoaledi addresses allegations of 'collapse of public healthcare'

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Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi briefs the media on the current state of health in South Africa.


Burning tyres and dodgy ambulance deals? Six health scandals you might have missed

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It’s been a bumper year for trouble for the country’s healthcare system and it's only June. Here's everything you might have missed.


Award-winning Pontsho Pilane: Here's why beat reporting matters

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Pontsho Pilane has been named this year’s Discovery Health Journalist of the Year. Hear why she thinks specialist reporting isn't dead.


Abortion in South Africa: A reporting guide for journalists

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Bhekisisa's new manual provides handy information on abortion data in South Africa, how procedures work and what the law says.


[LIVE]: Watch as #LifeEsidimeni families are awarded settlements

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Catch every moment as Life Esidimeni families are told how much money they will get for the loss of their loved ones.


Download our easy-to-use safe abortion graphics in six languages for free

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Abortion has been legal for more than 20 years in SA but many people still don't know when or where they can get safe terminations. These can help.