A recently released study on rape reveals that children are generally raped on weekday afternoons, but adults over weekends. Our Mia Malan explains.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The 'bluetoothing' myth recently took the media by storm. We explain why it's all risk and no high.
TB treatment is available for free in South Africa. But 20% of people are never diagnosed and spread the disease unknowingly.
What do you do if you suspect your child has autism? We answer these and other questions about the disorder.