Stigma can ruin the lives of young mothers, but there is support available that can keep their futures bright.
The Gauteng health department has agreed to pay almost half-a-million rand to an HIV-positive woman after she was coercively sterilised.
The Treatment Action Campaign has criticised the ANC for what it says is the party's non-commitment to making condoms available at schools.
A department spends millions on buying goods, but fails to distribute it and then pays extra to dump it after realising it's past its sell-by date.
Dembe Ndou learned to play piano in no time at all, but simply chatting is a complex challenge.
In the state sector, not everyone is equal. Some of us have to pay an arm, a leg and a full working day.
Hundreds of millions of rands in healthcare costs can be saved if South Africans reduce their salt intake, says deputy health minister Gwen Ramakgopa
Alcohol abuse breeds apathy and joblessness, and fuels abuse in an ever more vicious cycle.
Activists says Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan misrepresented the true state of the country's health in his budget speech.
The Rural Health Advocacy Project says the budget was "disappointing" as it does not make provision for improvements in healthcare service delivery.