Oscar Pistorius didn't try to hurt himself, he just slipped in his cell, says brother

News24 Wire

Oscar Pistorius was taken to hospital, reportedly with wrist injuries. But rumours about the event are completely untrue, stated his brother Carl.

DA demands an investigation into sick hospitals

Thulani Gqirana

The opposition party went on an unannounced tour of some of the country’s major health facilities and found conditions that shocked them.

Dying to talk about death

Rosemund Handler

We would all choose a quick death if we could, but for some of us that won't happen. We should talk more about it.

When hospitals don't make the cut

Paul McNally

Diabetic patients who aren't treated properly risk having the smallest cut lead to an amputated limb.

Publicly waiting for x-rays, privately abandoning all hope

Ina Skosana

In the state sector, not everyone is equal. Some of us have to pay an arm, a leg and a full working day.