With substandard medicines already in wide circulation, fears are growing that coronavirus could create a lethal ‘parallel crisis’.
A controversial plastic additive is said to affect foetuses and increase the risk of breast cancer.
A desperate South African breast cancer patient pleaded with the United Nations (UN) on Thursday to help her access a drug that can save her life.
A new study argues a teacher's health habits could influence pupils'choices.
You’re paying more for private healthcare and getting less, shows Competition Commission investigation
Compass: Charting a course to the NHI A lack of competition in the sector isn't just bad...
Government and medical aids may be uncomfortable but necessary bedfellows.
A quarter of the world's overweight children live in Africa, amounting to almost the same number as wasting minors.
A new report uncovers the sad stories of Tanzanians with albinism and disabilities.
The virus’ resurgence, this time in a city of more than one-million people could set the scene for a fast-spreading disaster.
A new study shows the dreadful reality of how the criminal justice system is failing victims of this 'priority crime' in SA.
The National Institute for Communicable Diseases has closed the Cowan House Preparatory School in Hilton, KwaZulu-Natal through the weekend after a...
The province is providing free sanitary pads to learners, so what's stopping a national roll-out?
The health department says the problems with placements are overstated but experts wonder if provincial budgets are coping with rising costs.
Families say many are still waiting for results of autopsies performed last year.
As Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi prepares to unveil the National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill today, we tell you what you need to know about.
Unions say they will not accept anything less than 7.3% wage increases.