There’s more to gender than ‘men’ & ‘women’. Here’s why.

Cisgender, transgender, non-binary. What does it all mean? We give you the low down.

Shot-caller, calculated, master of survival. SA, meet your new health minister.

Will Ramaphosa’s new health minister wield enough power to bring recalcitrant MECs to heel?

How did an otherwise healthy man with a broken leg end...

The bizarre case from Durban is at least the second such case nationally in the last three years.

Ageing and the secrets of our genes

A rare condition has caused this man’s body to age at super speed. Why?

Should health experts be on Twitter? Here’s why it can be...

Public health officials and journalists are like two peas in a pod — they need each other.

Pregnant? Not on medical aid? You might be footing the bill...

Women may be paying the price for decades’ old concessions to the medical aid industry.

This country has upheld its ban on gay sex. Here’s why...

“The failure to decriminalise consensual same-sex relations will undermine Kenya’s aim of reaching universal health coverage,” UNAids says.

Whatever happened to the doctors & nurses involved in the #LifeEsidimeni...

These health workers presided over one of the deadliest tragedies since the dawn of democracy. Find out why they can still practice.

‘The choice is this: if we go we will be killed;...

In the rarely visited town of Gedeb, fears are rife over state plans to return 150 000 people to areas they fled because of ethnic violence.

Are the medical aids really fleecing you?

There's good news and bad news when it comes to PMBs.