maternal care

Are the medical aids really fleecing you?

Laura Lopez Gonzalez

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


Why medical aids are putting the price of a safe delivery on some women’s pockets

Fatima Hassan

When medical schemes and the law count conceiving as a pre-existing condition, pregnant women lose.


'Without waiting periods, medical aids couldn't survive,' Discovery says

Jonathan Broomberg

Would you join a medical aid if you were perfectly healthy? Most won’t. That’s why we need waiting periods, says Discovery CEO Jonathan Broomberg.


It's time to get tough on crime... in our maternity wards?

Women – many of them mothers – constitute more than half of the population. What should moms think of before casting their vote?


Want your eggs black or white?

Amrita Pande

The fertility industry and technology are raising difficult questions about race