The Budget presents a dilemma to the unions. Mboweni himself grappled with the conflicting demands, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.
Psychiatric treatment is unaffordable and inaccessible for most South Africans, leaving many patients with no choice but to turn to traditional healers. But is this alternative an effective solution?
This might just be the decolonisation of health as we know it.
A KZN healer has opened a hospital in the north of the province where he treats patients who are in need of traditional treatment.
Traditional healers in KwaZulu Natal have been trained by the provincial Department of Health (DoH) to counsel, examine and test their patients impacted by HIV/Aids and TB.
After almost a decade of refusing the call to become a sangoma, an American nurse has graduated as a traditional healer at a ceremony in KwaZulu-Natal.
The Supreme Court of Appeal has ruled that a sick note from a traditional healer be seen in the same light as one issued by a qualified medical doctor.
And why can't Toya Delazy wear ibheshu? Are millennials becoming more culturally ambiguous and influenced by different heritages that sometimes even aren't their own?
The gift of being a Sangoma brings a lot of changes to one’s life and to those of their loved ones.
These female celebs have embraced their culture and answered their ancestral call
The South African National Traditional Healers Organisation says that sperm cannot treat or heal any patients.
80% of South Africans - from all walks of life - use traditional African medicines to heal what ails them. How safe are these meds? Should they be regulated?
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