Some of the Free State health workers charged for gathering 'illegally' after a services protest accept a plea bargain, but the rest will soldier on.
The disease is outfoxing prevention efforts, thanks in part to vaccination myths.
Free State healthcare workers say they are being punished for having dared to defy health MEC Benny Malakoane publicly.
Wouter Basson has been granted permission to apply for the recusal of two members of the HPCSA committee sentencing him for unprofessional conduct.
After 14 years of delays, the Health Professions Council should have seen what was coming in the Wouter Basson case.
Wouter Basson’s lawyer, Jaap Cilliers, said that his client "wouldn't have been a doctor by now" had he not brought the application.
The effects of alcoholism on pregnancy are keenly felt beyond just the Western Cape’s winelands.
A compilation of edited extracts from Susan Levine’s book, Children of a Bitter Harvest, an account of the life of children in the Cape Winelands.
Philanthropists Bill and Melinda Gates released their annual letter on Thursday. In it, they predict what the world would look like by 2030.
Wouter Basson's sentencing hearings are on hold until the high court rules on his interdict application on Thursday.
Wouter Basson's lawyers have called for the recusal of an HPCSA committee over suspected involvement in a petition to strike him off the medical roll.
Wouter Basson and his legal team walked out of his sentencing hearing to file an urgent interdict at the high court in Pretoria.
Rekindling the sexual fire of a once passionate marriage has sparked a deeper emotional link.
Women who lose weight after surgery – as opposed to through exercise and diet – are less likely to be employed because of negative perceptions.
The Aids council’s programme is a "big step in the right direction", but abuse by police still needs to be tackled, says an HIV specialist.
Poor patients will be the biggest casualty if the National Health Laboratory Service collapses.
While South African life expectancy dropped between 1990 and 2013, the are signs of hope again.
Santie Pretorius details her weight loss journey, which included surgery, in a new book.
Migraine sufferers may not realise that drug overuse can be a large part of the problem.
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