South Africa: Treatment Waiting Times Continue to Surge As KZN Cancer Services Fail
Watch how waiting times for life-saving cancer treatment has grown as KwaZulu-Natal's cancer services crumble. As the crisis grows, patients wait longer and longer for treatment.… Read more »
Malawi: Meeting Men Halfway - HIV Clinics Are Going Mobile to Reach Toughest Patients
For decades, we've struggled to solve the riddle: How do you get reluctant men to test for HIV. Could we finally have an answer? Read more »
South Africa: New Medical School Slated for Eastern Cape
Another school could be on the cards for the North West province as well. Read more »
South Africa: The National Health Insurance - Your Tax Credits May Be Safe - for Now
But if we want everyone to get quality care, something will have to give and it may not be your money, warn experts Read more »
South Africa: On the Cancer Trail in Rural Kwazulu-Natal
Early screening for cervical cancer can be a lifesaver but are nonprofit organisations enough to fill the gap in KZN's crumbling system? Read more »
Africa: My Descent Into Postpartum Psychosis - and How I Got Out
A new mother recounts how psychiatric care that nurtured her bond with her baby helped heal her mania Read more »
South Africa: Programme Allows Drug Users to Swap Illegal Highs for Safer Alternatives
The Tshwane initiative could help reduce drug use, drug-related crime and new HIV infections Read more »
South Africa: Free App Puts Care At Rape Survivors' Fingertips
In Diepsloot, Bhekisisa's Vimba! app is helping rape survivors access life-saving care and treatment. Read more »
South Africa: Will My Medical Expenses Get Paid If I Become Suicidal?
Medical aids cover far less for psychiatric illnesses than they do for physical ailments. Read more »
South Africa: Organ Trafficking Hoax Sparks a Massive Spike in Donors
Why languish in illness when the poor could be used to help you live long and prosper? a dubious advertisement advocated. Read more »
Kenya: 'We Visit These Clinics At Night So That We Minimize the Chance of Being Seen'
In Kenya, nocturnal HIV clinics attract sex workers and truck drivers, because they keep the same hours as their clients Read more »
Africa: Will Strikes Pit Rights of Doctors Against Those of Their Patients?
The quest for better working conditions leaves striking doctors with a tough decision but they might not have to choose. Read more »
Zimbabwe: How to Fund a Failing Health System
Could Zimbabwe's new Health Development Fund rescue the country's cash-strapped clinics and hospitals? Read more »
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