The National Institute for Communicable Diseases has closed the Cowan House Preparatory School in Hilton, KwaZulu-Natal through the weekend after a...
Pharmaceutical companies say that delayed drug registrations by the Medicines Control Council may have played a role in stock outs.
Today, the country’s only specialist hospital run as part of a public-private partnership takes up almost a third of the nation’s...
The country’s largest closed medical scheme slashed costs of care by 12%. Here’s how they did it.
The size of South Africa's super-sized sweet tooth may be over-stated
This year wasn’t pretty but from its ashes may rise important scientific advances that could change the course of history.
The first World Health Organisation (WHO) Global Diabetes report says that diabetes has increased globally, and the disease claims more lives yearly.
As part of a global dialogue, a UN panel is meeting in Johannesburg to discuss proposals that aim to help prevent millions of unnecessary deaths.
Nearly 90% of terminations of pregnancies are performed in developing countries such as South Africa and Nigeria.
Magashule finally shuffled controversial health MEC Benny Malakoane sideways in his provincial cabinet in 2016 but not before we uncovered this.
New research may have finally answered an old question.
‘One-stop’ government centres face loss of important psychological help as international funding dries up
Could do-it-yourself birth control injections take off in South Africa?
Owner of Pretoria organisation Precious Angels breaks down and dodges queries amid questions surrounding deaths.
Police are investigating suspected misconduct involving millions of dollars of funds from donors.
‘Families should be compensated for trauma, but not for what the deceased went through’, says state advocate.