The former Gauteng Health MEC is expected to take the stand on Monday when she will finally face irate families who are tired of waiting for answers.
Partners and families allegedly drugged women and in some cases even physically restrained them as doctors performed the procedure.
Worried your child could be at risk of contracting the bug as they head back to school? You might have to leave polony off the menu.
Patients too poor to settle medical debts are chained to drain pipes, starved and abused in health centres across parts of Africa.
One in four Zimbabweans suffers from mental illness, but untrained female health workers are setting a new benchmark for the treatment of patients.
This implant offers all the protection from unwanted pregnancies with almost none of the clinic visits. So why did many say, ‘thanks, but no thanks’?
The ruling party says it’s time to get serious about funding and rolling out South Africa's universal access to healthcare plan.
Death threats and intimidation drove one man to leave the country after exposing crumbling conditions within the province’s health system.
Saturday’s surprise announcement could be the latest blow to the country’s bid for better healthcare.
New accusations beg the question, who is watching the watchers?
Go inside the international network of women willing to break the law to give people access to termination of pregnancy services.
Our Mia Malan speaks to Laura Lopez Gonzalez about the recent allegations of racism at Wits Medical School.
Draft guidelines will look to balance a doctor or nurse's right recuse themselves from performing abortions with a person's right to choose.
This tablet can help to protect the country's young women from contracting HIV.
This programme is saving heroin users on the streets of Tshwane, one clean needle at a time.
HIV-positive people who have very low levels of HIV in their blood can’t sexually transmit the virus. Here’s what it means for you & SA.
How science discovered that ARVs can bring the levels of HIV in the blood to levels so low it’s virtually undetectable – and impossible to transmit.
Makgabo Manamela is one of three officials implicated by the health ombud in the tragedy. Here’s a snapshot of her testimony during arbitration.
For survivors, any hope of justice depends on the presence of doctors and forensic nurses. The catch? These are few and far between.
The health minister warns finding the money for junior doctor placements is not voluntary, it's what the law prescribes.
Until now, the national and provincial health departments have not been able to say where services are provided. Here's how we found them.
How we found the country's 'missing' abortion providers – mapped contraception services too.
Bontle Mabe turned to a loan shark to fund her abortion after she was turned away for five days in a row at her local clinic.
A vaginal ring could one day offer women dual protection against HIV infection and unwanted pregnancies. Unless this happens.
Suspended head of Gauteng health Barney Selebano's court bid to avoid testifying at the ongoing arbitration could keep him off the stand for months.
Experts say confusion over the rights of local healthcare workers to provide the service while receiving US funds only benefits Trump administration.
The future of South Africa's doctors rests on provincial purses.
He is a father, husband and businessman but the one thing that defined his social existence also taught his daughter an important lesson.
As the hearings continue this week, Laura Lopez Gonzalez speaks to Nelisiwe Msomi about the arbitration process.
The products themselves could be dangerous and are likely to encourage high-risk sexual behaviour.
As the death toll rises, we look at the people, the policies and the politicians at the centre of this national tragedy.
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.