Owner of Pretoria organisation Precious Angels breaks down and dodges queries amid questions surrounding deaths.
Social worker says mental health patients' lives could have been saved if senior officials visited facilities. Bhekisisa has evidence they did.
Activists have been told that government wants to hear their views, but without draft legislation their input is of little value.
Another school could be on the cards for the North West province as well.
By the age of 10, children’s ideas about gender, relationships and violence are largely set in stone.
Health department admits HIV testing kits ran low, but says kits were reshuffled between facilities and provinces to avoid stock-outs.
But if we want everyone to get quality care, something will have to give and it may not be your money, warn experts.
Many private hospitals will be opening their doors to more patients but does that mean you’ll be stuck at the back of the queue?
When new technology and an old tradition meet, they could help avert more than a million new HIV infections.
Health workers brace for an increased need for palliative care as waiting lists grow.
Studies show the odds are stacked against learners from poorer backgrounds, so why do some succeed where others fail?
A new study shows the dreadful reality of how the criminal justice system is failing victims of this 'priority crime' in SA.
New, never before conducted research reveals the road rape survivors and police walk to justice denied.
Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi's long-touted claim may be misleading, reports Africa Check.
A draft bill is likely to virtually remove women’s access to safe abortions.
The second industrial action in as many years is likely to stretch into its second week.
Unions say they will not accept anything less than 7.3% wage increases.
Government and medical aids may be uncomfortable but necessary bedfellows.
This country's president just told public schools to kick out teen mothers, tens of thousands of whom have already lost out on education.
We tell you what the recently released NHI white paper says about the future of health services in South Africa.
Private sector’s role and slow roll out likely to top ANC policy conference delegates’ list of concerns.
The newly released white paper could mean the end is nigh for medical aids.
Pharmaceutical companies say that delayed drug registrations by the Medicines Control Council may have played a role in stock outs.
Reporters lauded for their work on prison conditions, refugees’ access to health and SA’s road to a sugar tax.
Experts warn state health clinics and hospitals are likely to further deteriorate as the public purse shrinks.
Parents and staff can no longer keep contraception out of schools in the case of children 12 years and older.
Only two state cancer specialists remain in the province of more than 10-million people.
Families say many are still waiting for results of autopsies performed last year.
The Tshwane initiative could help reduce drug use, drug-related crime and new HIV infections.
Analysts say this minister's strong SACP connections and ANC support ensure he’s ‘too powerful politically’ for the president to fire.
As the death toll rises, we look at the people, the policies and the politicians at the centre of this national tragedy.
South Africa has disability grants but a doctor deemed his tuberculosis patient was not poor enough.
Despite many desperately needing psychiatric treatment, not much is available for those living in the war-torn country.
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.