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SA has achieved much in health since the era of Manto Tshabalala-Msimang, but South Africans are still getting a raw deal, a health conference in Durban heard.<... Read Story

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Adult film industry rocked by HIV case

A California advocacy group for the porn industry called for a production moratorium after a performer tested positive for HIV.

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Call for national TB emergency
June 11 2014 at 14:38

Civil society groups have called for TB to be declared a national health emergency.

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Call for national TB emergency
June 11 2014 at 07:58

“The number of people dying from TB is unacceptably high, especially since it is treatable”

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Brothel case witness is ‘HIV+’
June 10 2014 at 10:36

A woman who prostituted herself when she was 13 for R50 a time is HIV-positive

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Schoolgirl prostitute HIV positive
June 9 2014 at 18:45

A young woman who prostituted herself when she was 13 for R50 a time is HIV-positive, the Durban Regional Court heard.

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Mom’s call: stand by me to fight drugs
June 6 2014 at 14:51

Being the mother of a drug addict is not like being a mother of a child with cancer, diabetes or Aids, says anti-drug activist.

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Our fear of hunger has made us fat
June 5 2014 at 14:54

Those who have felt genuine hunger yearn for the sensation of being full, and marketers are aware of that, says Crispin Hemson.

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Abducted priests freed in Cameroon
June 2 2014 at 09:10

Two Italian priests and a Canadian nun have been released in Cameroon after their abduction by suspected Boko Haram gunmen nearly two months ago.

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Time to deliver, not just celebrate
June 1 2014 at 09:35

The new cabinet has to implement the National Development Plan with vigour, writes ANC treasurer-general Zweli Mkhize.

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Have Faith and keep your cabinet friends close
May 31 2014 at 18:15

Jacob Zuma has a canny knack for deploying appointees whose overriding qualifications are personal loyalty, says William Saunderson-Meyer.

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Delft still reeling after child deaths
May 28 2014 at 16:48

Delft, a township in Cape Town, will serve as a launch site of this year’s Child Protection Week.

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