Health department admits HIV testing kits ran low, but says kits were reshuffled between facilities and provinces to avoid stock-outs.
But if we want everyone to get quality care, something will have to give and it may not be your money, warn experts.
Many private hospitals will be opening their doors to more patients but does that mean you’ll be stuck at the back of the queue?
The Constitutional Court has legalised the personal use of pot. Take a look at the future medical marijuana in this piece from our archives.
South Africa is one of about three dozen countries that supports HIV self-testing, but will it catch on? Here's what people who live here had to say.
When new technology and an old tradition meet, they could help avert more than a million new HIV infections.
Health workers brace for an increased need for palliative care as waiting lists grow.
New, never before conducted research reveals the road rape survivors and police walk to justice denied.
A new study shows the dreadful reality of how the criminal justice system is failing victims of this 'priority crime' in SA.
Studies show the odds are stacked against learners from poorer backgrounds, so why do some succeed where others fail?
Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi's long-touted claim may be misleading, reports Africa Check.
A draft bill is likely to virtually remove women’s access to safe abortions.
The national health department says provinces have paid up but the head of lab services denies this.
The second industrial action in as many years is likely to stretch into its second week.
The nationwide industrial action is expected to last at least until Friday and could affect patients living with conditions such as cancer and HIV.
Unions say they will not accept anything less than 7.3% wage increases.