Vaccines take centre stage in times of crisis but outside of public health emergencies they do not always get the attention they deserve.
Although the scheme's white paper was released at an economically uncertain time, it brings possibilities to those in need.
SA society continues to betray traumatised young women who spiral into a life of drugs and abuse.
Increasing access to health services will prevent many mothers and newborn babies from dying.
SA’s disability allowance eases the financial and emotional burden of people with tuberculosis.
Reducing maternal and newborn mortality has to be a priority if Africa is to reach its potential.
Universal healthcare schemes traditionally have been met with fierce opposition.