Find out why cancer care in KwaZulu-Natal is on the brink of collapse.
Sex workers in South Africa want their profession decriminalised, a view supported by many medical professionals and civil society organisations.
Sex workers in the country want their profession to be decriminalised so that they can access health services without being discriminated against.
How community health workers and data can help South Africa get more TB patients on treatment.
Those most at risk of HIV are still fighting to be heard. But there's a lot we can learn from the fight against HIV.
Activists litigated to force government to give HIV-positive people antiretrovirals. Mia Malan talks to Mark Heywood about the political consequences
Can SA afford the NHI? And will you be able to keep seeing your doctor? Our Laura Lopez Gonzalez answers these and other questions.
Playtime isn't just about fun and games - find out why it's an important part of young children's development.
Civil society organisations warn that these centres could put migrants’ rights and health at risk. Joan van Dyk explains.
HIV activist Mark Heywood tells Bhekisisa editor Mia Malan the president and health minister are direct opposites.
How HIV experts may be able to help crack the code and find SA's missing TB patients.
When we are socialised to believe something as natural as menstruation is dirty, those who bleed may feel embarrassed about their period.
Our Laura Lopez Gonzalez asks health minister Aaron Motsoaledi five questions about the National Health Insurance (NHI) and your medical aid.
Are your kids up-to-date with vaccines? Here's why you might want to check on that.
Experts suggest that banning corporal punishment in the home could lead to a less violent society. Joan van Dyk explains.
Moon cups, reusable pads and period panties are all alternatives to disposable pads and tampons, but they may not work for everyone.