By Christine Hsu | Jan 08, 2013 10:05 AM EST
A growing number of pregnant South African women are deliberately drinking large quantities of alcohol to harm their unborn babies in a bid to claim higher welfare payments.
By Tiisetso Motsoeneng | Nov 29, 2012 10:33 AM EST
South Africa awarded a $667 million contract to supply life-prolonging HIV medicine to 12 international and domestic firms, to deal with its biggest health problem.
By Makini Brice | Sep 11, 2012 01:09 PM EDT
A week after taking the sleeping pill, he is able to have long conversations, remember past events and recognize his family.
By Makini Brice | Aug 31, 2012 03:39 PM EDT
A researcher announced today that a South African and South Korean team is working on the development of a phone device that would be capable of testing for AIDS and HIV.
By Makini Brice | Aug 31, 2012 12:22 PM EDT
Researchers at South Africa's University of Cape Town have announced that they believe that they have discovered a drug that can cure malaria.