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Read: The preliminary findings of South Africa’s latest HIV household survey

More than four-million people in the country are now on antiretroviral treatment.

Read: The Competition Commission’s findings on the private healthcare sector

South Africa's first inquiry into the private healthcare market blew the lid off where your medical aid premiums are really going.

Watch live: Competition Commission releases findings into private healthcare pricing

After months of delay, the commission's report could reveal what's really pushing up your medical bills.

Read Brian Hlongwa’s response to the SIU report

Allegations of graft during his tenure as Gauteng health MEC aren’t new, says ANC Gauteng chief whip. In fact, they’re talked about regularly.

Read the Medical Scheme Amendments Bill

Find out what the big changes government may have in store for medical aids.

Read the National Health Insurance Bill

The Bill is the first step towards learning how the government plans to fund its shift towards universal health care.

Your medical aid is going to change. Read Aaron Motsoaledi’s #NHI speech

New legislation will abolish co-payments and may look to go after medical aid scheme reserves.

Watch live: Motsoaledi presents the National Health Insurance Bill

The health minister unveils the National Health Insurance Bill at a press conference in Pretoria.

WATCH LIVE: Motsoaledi addresses allegations of ‘collapse of public healthcare’

Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi briefs the media on the current state of health in South Africa.

Burning tyres and dodgy ambulance deals? Six health scandals you might have missed

It’s been a bumper year for trouble for the country’s healthcare system and it's only June. Here's everything you might have missed.

Award-winning Pontsho Pilane: Here’s why beat reporting matters

Pontsho Pilane has been named this year’s Discovery Health Journalist of the Year. Hear why she thinks specialist reporting isn't dead.

Abortion in South Africa: A reporting guide for journalists

Bhekisisa's new manual provides handy information on abortion data in South Africa, how procedures work and what the law says.

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