What if we thought of suicide as the outcome of a terminal illness instead of the outcome of an action?
"The one who kills himself is never cried for". This adage comes from a Sotho phrase -- Moipolai ha a llelwe.
Everyone knows about KZN's cancer crisis but no one is talking about the other provinces that operate on just one radiation oncologist — or less.
Abortion has been legal for more than 20 years in SA but many people still don't know when or where they can get safe terminations. These can help.
Sex workers tell of being tortured, including being beaten with sjamboks.
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.