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TB: the side only doctors see

Our resident doctor, who lost a colleague to TB, points out how poorly the disease is identified and managed in South African healthcare facilities.

When a doctor loses a patient

A picture of an upset doctor after losing one of his patients is going viral. Have you ever considered just how a doctor experiences loss?

Why health care needs a shot in the arm

A fair chunk of our budget should be injected into the state health care system because health is in an absolute crisis in this country, says Mandi Smallhorne.

The Dewani trial is a farce

With an apparently biased judge and a feeble prosecution the Dewani case is a travesty of justice. CyberShrink explains.

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Dewani trial a damp squib

CyberShrink explains why the state's case against Shrien Dewani was doomed even before it started.

Lights out

Who needs reality TV if you've got Eskom? With one fell swoop we're all back in the Middle Ages.

An open letter to Oscar

CyberShrink writes an open letter to Oscar Pistorius, with advice on how to rise above his recent past and, once again, become a useful, productive member of society.

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