A high court has ruled that compensation to women who have to take care of sick miners could ease the gendered harms imposed by the industry.
Widows and children stand to inherit damage claims from the mining industry, but their decision to appeal doesn't bode well.
Our failure to adequately engage men with health services reduces the effectiveness of the many impressive, new HIV prevention breakthroughs.
All sectors in society need to act to stop gender based violence say Sonke Gender Justice as they remember Reeva Steenkamp and Anene Booysen.
The government must stop paying mere lip service to rooting out gender-based violence.
Court case could force gold industry to pay out miners' daughters and wives
Gold industry's appeal in miners' silicosis class action is shameful
Comment: This Valentine's Day don't ignore the screams next door
HIV treatment: Where are the men?
Comment: Rape, murder and indifference
Pontsho Pilane explains why women may choose a Caesarean section over a vaginal birth, especially in the private sector.
A doctor shortage in war-torn Mozambique paved the way for a new breed of surgeons that have slashed deaths among new mothers.
A novel and easy way to disinfect water using freely available solar power is helping to combat the spread of disease in developing countries.
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.