Find out why Mboweni's R1.14 hike won't be enough to cut smoking, save lives or bring in much-needed cash.
In his speech, Finance Minister Tito Mboweni reprioritised millions for new health workers and hospital upgrades. Here’s what he needs to do next.
Policies protect profits but they fail to address alcohol's harmful effects on society.
The establishment of a health promotion body in SA would save lives – and billions of rands.
Alcohol industry still calls the shots
#Budget2019: How this could have netted the country 17.1-billion — & saved lives
Mboweni, take a chance and take back the tax — it’s time to hike tobacco taxes
Promoting good health makes cents
We invite you to our Policy Dialogue at the 9th annual Aids Conference.
Since the country’s rollout, less than a quarter of people who’ve started taking the HIV prevention pill are young women — despite high HIV rates.
Bhekisisa editor Mia Malan asks reproductive health doctor Tlaleng Mofokeng why older men prey on younger women.
Bhekisisa means "to scrutinise" in isiZulu
In South Africa, Zulu patients who would like to be thoroughly assessed by a doctor, would ask the physician to "bhekisisa" them.