Can SA afford the NHI? And will you be able to keep seeing your doctor? Our Laura Lopez Gonzalez answers these and other questions.
Here are three ways to tell whether or not you might be going for an abortion at an illegitimate practitioner.
Meet the woman who started Bhekisisa way back in 2013. Killer narrative feature writer and donor-funded journalism extraordinaire.
Bathrooms, pronouns and growing up in a binary world. Mia Malan speaks to Demelza Bush about being genderqueer.
Our Mia Malan explains whether medical aids will be affordable under the National Health Insurance (NHI) scheme.
After almost two years, the nation comes together to watch the national football team play its first match on home turf.
When we are socialised to believe something as natural as menstruation is dirty, those who bleed may feel embarrassed about their period.
Tomorrow, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize is expected to announce the rollout of a new blockbuster HIV drug called dolutegravir. But the...
E-cigarettes are taking SA by storm, but are they really better than tobacco products? Michelle Solomon talks about her vaping experience.
As the conference winds down, Mia Malan tells us how medical solutions alone will not help us beat HIV.
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The Uhambo vaccine trial may be over but South Africa’s search for a jab that could prevent HIV globally isn’t.
Many families faced financial hardship during the outbreak. Some men took advantage of young girls, offering support in return for sex.
Kala azar is endemic in parts of South Sudan and affects mostly the poor and disenfranchised. A simple jab could control it, but not in this country.
New Gauteng health MEC Gwen Ramokgopa speaks about the Life Esidimeni tragedy that claimed the lives of at least 94 mental health patients.
When a rural hospital brought this woman into its multidrug-resistant TB programme, it saw a 20% jump in the people who...