Millions of South Africans go to bed hungry every night. A recent study conducted by Sonke Gender Justice in Diepsloot shows that food security reduced the odds of violence by 40%. Sheppard Dlamini was one of the men involved in the study, his story speaks to the overlaps between hunger, violence and poverty across South Africa today.
Our team investigates, analyzes and reports on public health issues to empower people to make healthy choices, hold decision makers accountable and promote debate.
Stroke is becoming ever prevalent in South Africa. The rising number makes us question what is causing these strokes.