Drinking four glasses of wine a day can increase your chances of getting breast cancer by about 50%.
All codeine products might soon require a prescription, taking them out of the reach of people needing only a mild pain killer.
Cancer and heart disease: Can alcohol help you or hurt you?
Codeine abuse is a habit, but how should South Africa deal with it?
The loss of one of SA’s most longstanding HIV activists comes when politics and dwindling resources are pitting stalwarts against each other.
Decriminalising sex work could help avert almost half of all new HIV infections globally among workers and clients in the next 10 years.
Crime stats released in 2015 reported a drop in rape cases, but experts say this is because fewer people are bothering to report rapes to the police.
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.