A new report uncovers the sad stories of Tanzanians with albinism and disabilities.
Sizwe Hlatshwayo may be the 38th patient to die after being moved from state-funded hospital care. It took almost a month for his family to find out.
Magashule finally shuffled controversial health MEC Benny Malakoane sideways in his provincial cabinet in 2016 but not before we uncovered this.
Our obese nation could be slimmed down and help limit chronic diseases such heart attacks, strokes and diabetes.
Benny Malakoane ‘did an excellent job’ despite tales of fraud, dismissals and hospitals in crisis.
Free, decolonised education is key to producing health workers conscious of social justice.
Almost 300 000 South Africans will contract HIV this year. The country may be targeting a crucial five-year window to stem the tide of new infections.
Health experts warn of a potentially fatal fungal infection that is said to be spreading in hospitals.
Think paying your medical aid premiums every month ensures you access to the drugs you need when you get sick? Think again.
Major studies have established a link between a high sugar intake and coronary heart disease.
Additional funding has saved government's Thuthuzela Care Centres at the eleventh hour but poorly performing facilities may still close.
New United Nations report calls for drug companies to spill closely held secrets and patent reforms.
Activists say police actions in Emalahleni, Mpumalanga are increasingly frequent and may be retaliation for recent civil society actions.
If you’re keen to save a life through donation after you die, speak now or forever hold your peace.
Bhekisisa, the Mail & Guardian’s Health Journalism Centre, is offering three, paid journalism internships to final year journalism students.
The country’s child grant is failing to deliver social justice because it is doing more than what it is meant to do, says research.