Social Aspects of Public Health


19 Aug 2013 | First SA national health and nutrition survey report released

" The full report of the first South African National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (SANHANES), launched by the Health Minister two weeks a...

2 Aug 2013 | Results of first SA national health and nutrition survey to be released

" The CEO of the HSRC, Prof Olive Shisana and the Minister of Health, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi invite you to attend a media briefing at the offices of the...

14 Jun 2013 | Two milestones for HSRC researcher

Leading researcher Dr Liezille Jacobs has added two major achievements to her impressive resumé for her research,among other notable accomplish...

28 May 2013 | 'Mind the gap': Observations in the absence of guidelines for alcohol abstinence among expectant women

This policy brief examines the alcohol consumption policies of the NationalDepartment of Health’s approach to alcohol use in South Africa. In pa...

The need for universal healthcare: What COVID-19 may teach us

The global spread of SARS-CoV-2, which causes COVID-19 disease, has caused an international standstill as nations face the true test of their health c...