Posts remain empty in North West’s psychiatric hospitals

The province’s health department blames the dearth of nurses and psychologists on budget allocations that limit its hiring of staff

10 days ago
Tribunal to hear appeals against report on patients removed from Life Esidimeni hospital

The tribunal will process several appeals lodged with Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi by NGOs as well as individuals

12 days ago
Mimi Women seeks R10m to build SA plant to make affordable sanitary pads

The company launched the Mimi Agents for Change campaign last Wednesday to coincide with International Women’s Day

12 days ago
Donald Trump’s global gag rule adds to stigma about abortion

Contrary to the stereotype of young women mistakenly falling pregnant, one SA has a clientele of professionals and married couples who choose to terminate

16 days ago
SA study finds gene linked to heart disease that fells fit, young athletes

The finding solves a 20-year mystery and may be one of the biggest breakthroughs in South African cardiology

16 days ago
WHO welcomes SA’s sugar tax

World Health Organisation says efforts to implement a tax to curb the consumption of sugar is a good example for other countries to follow

16 days ago