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By making a devastating mistake, this clinic proved it was on the right track.
This province reported skyrocketing rates of teen pregnancy but behind the figures lies a story about sex, knowledge and data.
These ATMs can decrease the number of patients in clinics but health workers are not helping to achieve that goal.
South Africa's public health nurses are infamous for having bad attitudes. Could a pair of goggles help them change their ways?
Presented this week at the World Health Assembly, the document could usher in a new era in affordable healthcare. Here's why we need it.
Ghana plans to release the modified seeds this year or next. Will they benefit the small farmers they were designed for?
A deadly conflict simmers between the autochthon people forced out of Kahuzi-Biéga national park, and the rangers protecting the land.
About 15 years after their son died while illegally detained at a deportation centre outside Johannesburg, this family still hasn't found his grave.
Why the woes facing South Africa’s Thuthuzela Care Centres may not be as unique as we thought.
Some districts report Caesarean rates of 40%, which is much higher than the 26% national average for public hospitals.
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You made it through the year. Kick back, relax and take a read through the 2018 that was.
From Amsterdam’s glittering canals to Durban’s dark streets, take a look at how the world legislates sex — and why it matters.
Here's the story of the Treatment Action Campaign or how a handful of people created a global movement that changed the world.
The country's health system is ravaged, but a team of volunteer doctors visit regularly: operating on the desperate and training local medical staff.