The industry body says the dwindling number of medical aid members means the government must act.
After being awarded damages, distraught families want more: the former Gauteng Health MEC must face criminal charges.
Available data shows significantly higher investment by public and philanthropic institutions in TB research than by the pharmaceutical industry.
Health department admits HIV testing kits ran low, but says kits were reshuffled between facilities and provinces to avoid stock-outs.
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has not yet revealed how the government will fund its National Insurance scheme.
Families say many are still waiting for results of autopsies performed last year.
As the country’s landmark euthanasia case heads to the appeal court, lawyers argue that keeping the practice illegal could violate the Bill of Rights
"This year we've been running out of simple things, such as Panado," says one doctor.
The national health department says provinces have paid up but the head of lab services denies this.
A new report finds that 90% of Nigerians surveyed support a controversial Act that now also stands between LGBTI communities and healthcare.
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.
The nationwide industrial action is expected to last at least until Friday and could affect patients living with conditions such as cancer and HIV.
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A new report shows that almost two-thirds of South Africa's preschoolers are not getting the health and nutrition they need.
The murder of an Mpumalanga doctor on duty has exposed the lax security at public hospitals.
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