This programme is saving heroin users on the streets of Tshwane, one clean needle at a time.
It may come round every month, but a lot of us still don't know how our menstrual cycle works, says reproductive health doctor, Tlaleng Mofokeng.
Our Mia Malan speaks to Laura Lopez Gonzalez about the recent allegations of racism at Wits Medical School.
To mark World Rabies Day, here are six things you probably don't know about the disease.
There's a lot of confusion about marijuana in South Africa. Mia Malan sat down with Joan van Dyk to separate fact from fiction.
Ever wondered how journalists report on such horrific stories? Ina Skosana explains the process.
Truvada is available in SA's private health sector and is in the process of being expanded to the public sector. Mia Malan talks PrEP with Kevin Rebe.
Activists litigated to force government to give HIV-positive people antiretrovirals. Mia Malan talks to Mark Heywood about the political consequences
The M&G's Mia Malan spent a week in Diepsloot and spoke to rape victims, parents and councillors to understand the high rate of rape in the township.
Here are three ways to tell whether or not you might be going for an abortion at an illegitimate practitioner.
When it comes to weaving a good yarn, the devil really is in the detail.
Pontsho Pilane explains why women may choose a Caesarean section over a vaginal birth, especially in the private sector.
Our Laura Lopez Gonzalez asks health minister Aaron Motsoaledi five questions about the National Health Insurance (NHI) and your medical aid.
E-cigarettes are taking SA by storm, but are they really better than tobacco products? Michelle Solomon talks about her vaping experience.
Courts ruled for compensation for gold miners affected by silicosis, but what about the impact years of caring for the sick had on women and children?
Sex workers in the country want their profession to be decriminalised so that they can access health services without being discriminated against.