Limpopo clinic welcomes new manager

Tshiungani Clinic patients in Limpopo recently said a bittersweet goodbye to their beloved clinic manager. Now, the clinic has welcomed new manager and experienced...
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Former Gauteng MEC for Health implicated in “massive corruption”

The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) wants to attach the luxury home of ANC Chief Whip in the Gauteng Legislature Brian Hlongwa on the grounds...
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Hammanskraal clinic scoops district, provincial awards

Hammanskraal’s Suurman Clinic has been named one of the best clinics not only in the Tshwane health district but also in the province.
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Soweto school garden feeds 500, reduces malnutrition

The food garden at Vukuzenzele Primary School in Mofolo North, Soweto has done more than just feed learners, it has reduced malnutrition in the...
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Chair of Basson HPCSA inquiry may be forced to step down

The Pretoria High Court has granted an application by Apartheid-era chemical weapons expert Dr Wouter Basson that may allow him to sack the chair...
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Cape Town TB activist to hear again

Phumeza Tisile, 24, was told that she would die three times before she beat extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis (XDR-TB). She survived but lost her hearing....
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Report: The Right Shot – Bringing down barriers to affordable and adapted vaccines

The second edition of this report by international medical humanitarian organisation Medicines Sans Frontieres (MSF) reviews the prices of 16 vaccines.
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Fracking could endanger Karoo water

The Cancer Association of South Africa (CANSA) has added its voice to the fracking debate, arguing that fracking could dump cancer-causing chemicals into...
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South Africa sends nurses, doctor to assist in Ebola outbreak

By the end of this week, 10 professional nurses and one doctor will leave Johannesburg for Sierra Leone and the front lines of the...
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[Updated] Basson walks out of HPCSA sentencing, threatens High Court action

Apartheid-era chemical warfare expert Dr Wouter Basson and his legal team walked out of a Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) sentencing yesterday....
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