Poor handling practices as well as storage, cooking equipment and fridges - and rats - increase the risk of food poisoning.
New Gauteng health MEC Gwen Ramokgopa speaks about the Life Esidimeni tragedy that claimed the lives of at least 94 mental health patients.
Gauteng health department hopes to avoid legal battle as more bodies are discovered.
Without accurate data, maginalised groups risk being left behind - again.
Find out when you can terminate a pregnancy and who should be doing it.
Why do children bully? We look at some of the factors that lead to this behaviour.
Left with little choice, many women turn to illegal abortionists to terminate their pregnancies.
Patients were no longer infectious after just two months of treatment — faster than almost all drugs ever recorded.
Outreach workers say the practice making headlines isn’t as widespread as it’s been made out to be as they rush to prevent more from trying it.
Malnutrition contributes to almost half of all child deaths globally but receives 1% of foreign aid.
In some provinces, safe, free abortions may only be provided at about 260 public facilities.
Every dollar spent on vaccines brings a 16-fold return on investment — and up to $44 for every dollar if broader benefits are taken into account.
More South African parents are choosing to bring their baby into the world with a splash, but is it better than conventional births?
Key players say the culture of government created by Jacob Zuma allowed the deaths of 94 health patients.
Here are three ways to tell whether or not you might be going for an abortion at an illegitimate practitioner.
Much is made of alleged shortages in doctors’ posts but clinical associates rarely gets a mention, says professional association.
The most important people in mining will not be among the movers and shakers at the high-profile event this week.
The global body heeds calls by SA health minister Aaron Motsoaledi for high-level meeting on age-old killer.
Having a chronic illness can raise your risk of depression. For diabetics, the blood sugar high and lows of everyday life take an extra toll.