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#ECHOResults: Now we know, but it’s no victory

June 16, 2019
Opinion & Commentary  

While the study results have allayed the fears of many, they have also pointed a finger at an enemy that we’ve conveniently ignored at the expense of black women’s lives.

Tongaat Hulett bosses must ‘pay back the money’

June 10, 2019
Opinion & Commentary  

The financial scandal of South Africa’s largest sugar producer hurts its blue-collar employees, who are already marginalised and at risk of non-communicable diseases, the most.

HEALA: Act against Big Food tactics that target kids

June 5, 2019
Opinion & Commentary  

As the South African commemorates Child Protection Week activists call for policy framework that protects children from harmful marketing by Big Food industry.

Food justice is a pipe dream without tackling industry

May 20, 2019
Opinion & Commentary  

The lack of access to healthy food is both a cause and a symptom of South Africa’s structural inequalities.

The struggle for hypertension in South Africa

May 17, 2019
Opinion & Commentary  

Tackling hypertension nationally and globally will require innovative thinking that looks at the condition as a socio-economic and systemic issue.

Will villages across SA remain without water after elections?

May 13, 2019
Opinion & Commentary  

South Africans want actual change as the dust of elections settles, but will it come?

Elections Cheat Sheet: Your guide to a feminist vote

May 3, 2019
Opinion & Commentary  

Like many South African women and queer people, you may find yourself in a conundrum about which political party to give your “X” to on May 8. Here is Health-e’s quick cheat sheet to help you make a pro-women, pro-queer choice — developed in partnership with the #Yvote4U campaign.