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‘TAC protected the man who sexually harassed me’

July 19th, 2019       News  

One of the country’s most influential civil society organisations and its leaders may have flouted justice to protect a close ally, according to the woman who dared to speak up about her sexual harassment.

Breast milk reserves in danger of running out

July 10, 2019
OurHealth  

The South African Breastmilk Reserve is calling for breastmilk donations to replenish its depleting stock.

ARV shortage threatens children’s lives

July 9, 2019
OurHealth  

Parents resort to sharing their HIV treatment with their children as confusion over paediatric stockouts continue.

Improve sexual health services, urges TAC

July 8, 2019
News  

The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) says the scarcity of abortion services in public healthcare institutions violates Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights.

Makhura urged to improve grim state of school sanitation

July 8, 2019
News  

Activists demand that Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi be held accountable for failing to adequately install proper toilets in schools.

Hawks arrest nurse for ‘demanding money’ for abortion

July 5, 2019
News  

The quick-thinking actions of a woman who claims she was asked to pay for an abortion at a government health facility has resulted in the arrest of the nurse who demanded payment.

Citizen Journalism: A guide to doing it right

July 4, 2019
OurHealth  

Health-e’s flagship citizen journalism programme is a ground-breaking model. The manual will equip aspiring citizen journalists to tell compelling health stories.

Limpopo hospitals to serve healthier menu to curb obesity

July 4, 2019
News  

An unhealthy diet contributes to non-communicable diseases such as diabetes and hypertension. Could a refreshed menu in the province’s health facilities change this?