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Death in the Free State

People in need of treatment are dying because hospitals are desperate for funds, writes Mia Malan.

[From our archives] Could pap help cut your cancer risk?

If you are going to braai this festive season, pap with your meat could lessen your chances of cancer.

Cut and mistrust

Traditional leaders are resisting plans to introduce medical circumcision. Mia Malan reports.

Take2: Winds of change sweep SA healthcare

Professors Hoosen Coovadia and Salim Abdool Karim, two of SA's foremost HIV researchers, were recently the health department's greatest enemies.

Nehawu lashes SA Medical Association

Nehawu: The South African Medical Association should get a better grip on OSD negotiations and keep its affiliate members.

Abused from the womb

Pregnant women who drink alcohol put their unborn children at greater risk than they think, writes Mia Malan.

KwaZulu’s health service is sick

The Weekly Mail has taken the lid off horrifying conditions in kwaZulu's medical services.

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