Some pharmacists will be doing their community service at private pharmacies amid a shortage of posts.
Larvae may not be to everyone's taste but they could be key to easing food shortages and boosting farmers' incomes.
A new injectable drug could change the face of HIV prevention and the revolution might start right here in South Africa.
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A new study argues a teacher's health habits could influence pupils'choices.
Nearly 90% of terminations of pregnancies are performed in developing countries such as South Africa and Nigeria.
Jane Mahlangu is set to become one of the first 100 people in South Africa to receive an experimental jab that could prevent HIV - and make history
A little extra money in young women's homes can go a long way towards protecting them from HIV infection. So can a little bit of concern.
The World Health Organisation hopes take-home tests will increase the number of the people who know their HIV status
Rape and physical abuse rates more than double those reported in national studies have been recorded in Diepsloot in northern Johannesburg
On the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, Bhekisisa is launching a free gender-based violence helpline in Diepsloot
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How undercover police infiltrated a criminal network that spent years hiding behind a curtain of shelf companies, Swiss bank accounts and pseudonyms.