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Almost one in four babies born at public hospitals come into the world via c-section but is it costing some women their lives?
A decision by the Gauteng department of health has left at least 36 dead but has the scandal lifted the lid on the horrors of mental healthcare?
The quest for better working conditions leaves striking doctors with a tough decision but they might not have to choose.
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Poor people who have fled their countries are expected to pay steep rates for treatment at government hospitals in Gauteng.
Water births are a growing phenomenon in South Africa and globally. But this birth method is controversial – scientific evidence is lacking.
In Rwanda, schoolgirls can now buy locally produced, cheaper sanitary towels
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In the first of a two-part series, a band of doctors set out to reclaim LSD and ecstasy for mental health treatments.
Could psychosocial programmes turn extremists into moderates?
Are social media algorithms designed to prey the mental health of women and people of colour?