For years, catching this drug-resistant bacteria meant painful treatment that risked your hearing and mental health. Now, that could be changing.
Bosasa bribed its way into contracts. Meet the four-year-old who paid the price.
Many diabetics are dependent on expensive blood sugar testing strips to stay alive. Most in South Africa can't afford it.
Scientists studied soldiers with PTSD and even children who'd witnessed a great tragedy. Did they unlock the secrets of resilience?
We could be just months away from knowing whether Depo-Provera use is linked to a higher risk of HIV infection in women.
Thousands of women are lured from Nigeria to Italy annually by the promise of a new life, only to find themselves trapped in the sex trade.
Malawi says it will no longer enforce anti-homosexuality laws but dangerous homophobia persists on the country's streets - and in its clinics.
In rural Kenya, a group of strong-willed women is giving traumatised young runaways a second chance at life.
When bringing a new life into the world risks taking another, even old traditions have to adopt new ways.
Bhojana Mathunywa was attacked by four men for bag of tobacco. Now, slowly but surely, this team of rural therapists is helping him recover the everyday skills he lost. (Dylan Bush, Bhekisisa)
Does sex work legislation have an impact on violence and the spread of HIV? We follow two women who operate in opposite worlds to find out.
The pain of bereavement is supposed to ease with time. When it doesn't, psychiatrists call it 'complicated grief' and it can be treated.
Finally capping its own medics, the country must now retain them and coax them into rural areas.
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?
In Diepsloot, Bhekisisa's Vimba! app is helping rape survivors access life-saving care and treatment.
The pandemic’s impact is long-term: the UN warns that it could lead to 13 million more child marriages over a decade.