For FW de Klerk reconciliation was never about moral intention, but always about political strategy, writes Antjie Krog.
When his mother, Nichaela Lewis, was 20 weeks pregnant, doctors advised her and his father, Fernando Pontone, to consider terminating the pregnancy.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has issued a proclamation for the SIU to look into allegations of maladministration at the SA Health Products Regulatory Authority.
Health Minister Zweli Mkhize has defended the policy of National Health Insurance as one that would be beneficial to the economy.
Health Minister Zweli Mkhize says although his department has indicated proposals on how the National Health Insurance programme will be funded, ultimately it is up to Treasury to table a money bill.
President Cyril Ramaphosa says government will keep a "hawk's eye" on finances for the National Health Insurance fund to safeguard it from corruption.
Nosebleeds usually aren't dangerous — just apply pressure to the soft part of your nose and wait. You can also use ice or a nasal spray.
The Council for Medical Schemes has halted an inspection into Bonitas Medical Fund, according to a report.
President Cyril Ramaphosa says the NHI Bill will soon be ready for submission to Parliament.
Health Minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi should withdraw the Medical Schemes Amendment Bill, until the Competition Commission finalises the Health Market Inquiry, says an expert.
Major medical schemes have welcomed the progress made by the health minister in gazetting the National Health Insurance bill and Medical Schemes Amendment bill, and will be submitting their comments.
The private healthcare group has released its earnings report for the year ended September 30.
A teenager who claims she almost died after taking the contraceptive pill is sharing her story to warn others.
The Council for Medical Schemes has said probes into fraud and corruption, as well as a constrained budget, are some of the challenges the regulator is facing in the short term.
Hackers could potentially kill patients wearing remote-controlled pacemakers or insulin pump devices, warns the executive officer of the SA Medical Technology Industry Association.
A 1972 VW Beetle will prove it has life in it yet when it embarks on a 14 500km journey from Johannesburg to Romania for a good cause.
Bonitas' Principal Officer Gerhard Van Emmenis says that an inspection into the medical fund is still ongoing.
Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi says in 2019 government will take significant steps in implementing universal healthcare.
Principle Officer of the Government Employee Medical Scheme Dr Guni Goolab and Chief operations Officer Dr Stan Moloabi share their views on the future of healthcare.
You thought that cold weather causes flu? Or that you can cure a hangover by drinking coffee?
Cabinet has approved the medical schemes amendment bill, which will be published in the government gazette for public comment.
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