Experts suggest that banning corporal punishment in the home could lead to a less violent society. Joan van Dyk explains.
Bhekisisa asked 29 doctors and nurses about their fears, access to protective gear and whether they’ve been tested for COVID-19
The causal link between Zika and foetal abnormalities has been confirmed.
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Government goes head to head with store-bought condoms.
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Health journalist, Amy Green, headed to Nairobi to sit on a panel that judged how scientists communicate their ideas to the media and the world.
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Many refugees flee their own war-torn countries to find safety in South Africa. But the country is not the safe haven they think it will be.
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When we are socialised to believe something as natural as menstruation is dirty, those who bleed may feel embarrassed about their period.
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Across the world, the new coronavirus has hit the elderly the hardest. But in a relatively young South Africa, could age work in our favour?
Our Laura Lopez Gonzalez asks health minister Aaron Motsoaledi five questions about the National Health Insurance (NHI) and your medical aid.