Medical malpractice litigation is preventing young doctors from entering high-risk fields of medicine.
Restrictions hit the movement of a million or more Sierra Leone citizens living in five districts worst affected by the disease.
People who use creams to lighten their skin risk causing lasting damage to their bodies and nervous systems.
More women are having C-section births in SA, but authors of the 2013/2014 District Health Barometer warn that this increase is "a matter of concern".
Medecins Sans Frontieres says that amid collapsing health systems, people in the countries worst affected are too afraid to report all Ebola cases.
With almost 50% of homeless people suffering from mental illnesses, according to a study, we spoke to four people who live on Durban's streets.
The World Health Organisation estimates that one in five pregnancies globally end in induced abortion.
Personal beliefs sometimes collide with healthcare providers’ professional responsibilities.
Despite increased efforts to improve child and maternal health, countries are still lagging behind in meeting their Millennium Development Goals.
Gauteng health department suspends its chief financial officer following allegations of irregularities in departmental procurement processes.