Almost one in four babies born at public hospitals come into the world via c-section but is it costing some women their lives?
The investigation of an independent panel recommends reviewing whether UNAids executive director Michel Sidibé should continue in his role.
Here's the story of the Treatment Action Campaign or how a handful of people created a global movement that changed the world.
A week. That's how long most newborns who die will make it in South Africa. But there may be hope yet for the country's tiniest patients
Read the ANC Gauteng executive committee statement on embattled former health MECs Brian Hlongwa and Qedani Mahlangu as well as former Emfuleni mayor.
The NHI was the centre of this weekend’s presidential health summit. Now the pressure is mounting for Treasury to figure out how to fund it.
That tot or two might be putting you at risk for...an infectious disease? Find out what you need to know.
Obstetrician Eddie Mhlanga often had to attend to women who had unsafe abortions during apartheid, when abortion was illegal in South Africa.
Medical doctors and traditional healers often struggle to trust each other. But in this rural KZN community they learned how to work together.
Anna Dahlqvist reflects on a short history of a messy 'problem', or how the world taught you to fear your period.
A 'foreign threat’ could be a convenient boogeyman in an election season where politicians will face questions about their failures. Or not?