Civil society organisations warn that these centres could put migrants’ rights and health at risk. Joan van Dyk explains.
20 Jun 2017
HIV activist Mark Heywood tells Bhekisisa editor Mia Malan the president and health minister are direct opposites.
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When we are socialised to believe something as natural as menstruation is dirty, those who bleed may feel embarrassed about their period.
Our Laura Lopez Gonzalez asks health minister Aaron Motsoaledi five questions about the National Health Insurance (NHI) and your medical aid.
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Experts suggest that banning corporal punishment in the home could lead to a less violent society. Joan van Dyk explains.
Experts warn that the country’s overburdened asylum system could leave people trapped at ‘processing centres’ for years
Some pharmacists will be doing their community service at private pharmacies amid a shortage of posts.
Pontsho Pilane explains why women may choose a Caesarean section over a vaginal birth, especially in the private sector.
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.