In the absence of a credible opposition party to challenge the ANC, perhaps the IMF is best placed to help the party, writes Ayabulela Dlakavu.
in the past, surgeons were unable to remove a deadly type of pancreatic cancer, but researchers have discovered a new way to tackle the tumours.
If you managed to survive the winter without getting the flu, your immunity is on track. But beware – there are some things that might hurt your immune system without you realising it.
Migrants and asylum seekers will have access to Gauteng's hospitals when the National Health Insurance (NHI) is implemented.
Expert research suggests that when people expect to feel happy and relaxed all the time, it could be a recipe for disappointment.
Gauteng MEC of Health Bandile Masuku says the perception that quality healthcare lies in the private system is a myth and that true quality will be delivered in the public system through the introduction of the much talked about National Health Insurance (NHI).
The Western Cape Cerebral Palsy Association bids farewell to its long-standing Suzy collection doll at the end of the month.
Botox blocks the chemical message signaling sweat production. For most heavy sweaters, though, a good antiperspirant can do the trick.
Weight Watchers has launched an app for kids to track their eating and rank foods as red, yellow, or green based on how high they are in kilojoules.
Families living in a dilapidated church in Nigel fear that their children will be taken from them by social workers who have declared their living conditions unsafe.
ANC mulling taking Tshwane Metro to court over Hammanskraal water situation.
The provincial education department says the pupil's call would add no value to their education.
Later this week, the Border2Beach team - consisting of four amateur cyclists and good friends – will cover 2 200km on road bikes, in a bid to raise funds for more caregivers trained in dementia care in South African communities.
A newborn baby who died at Mamelodi Hospital because his mother, a Zimbabwean national, was allegedly forced to give birth standing up has been buried.
Parents often opt to fight behind closed doors to keep their kids from witnessing the tension and animosity, but researchers think otherwise.
Zbiotics can be consumed like a shot before drinking. It's based on years of testing, but how well it works in the real world remains to be seen.
Since the National Health Insurance Bill was introduced to Parliament, the debate about the plan which promises to fundamentally change healthcare in South Africa has heated up.
The DA has welcomed a judgment made by the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria ordering two non-governmental organisations involved in the Life Esidimeni tragedy to pay back R663 275 to the Gauteng Department of Health.
The Special Investigating Unit will recover more than R600 000 from two Gauteng health department service providers after a successful probe into the Life Esidimeni tragedy.
Private hospital group Mediclinic says it supports the government’s plan of providing universal health coverage but has stressed that more clarity in needed regarding the legislation.
Did you know umbilical cord blood can be used to treat patients with blood diseases who require a life-saving stem cell transplant?
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