New research may finally tell us why SA is always among the first to sound the alarm over drug-resistant strains.
About 15 years after their son died while illegally detained at a deportation centre outside Johannesburg, this family still hasn't found his grave.
Women who have been forced to go without their usual birth control shot are now facing the consequences of months-long shortages.
When a few months of treatment costs as much as a house, some patients are taking their lives and the law into their own hands to survive.
Bosasa bribed its way into contracts. Meet the four-year-old who paid the price.
This province reported skyrocketing rates of teen pregnancy but behind the figures lies a story about sex, knowledge and data.
The project’s closure six months ago forced some injecting drug users to share needles and risk infections such as HIV and Hepatitis C.
In this province, the agricultural and mining sectors draw thousands of workers each year – and then they disappear. Here’s why we need to find them.
Globally, one in four private healthcare groups surveyed won’t work with governments.
Few governments are prepared to care for the people forced to leave their countries as a result of conflict or climate change. Here's why.
Heads of state discussed one of the world's biggest killers in New York this week — and it was Aaron Motsoaledi who got them together.
Interested in health and social justice reporting and willing to put in the hours to do it? This internship might be for you.
When TB strikes, the fight to live can come at the cost of a way of life for the country's nomads. This could help ease the pain.