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In my psychotherapeutic work with undergraduate medical students ethical issues and moral dilemmas frequently arise as topics for exploration. Individual moral prerogative versus services enshrined in the South African constitution frequently present professional challenges, particularly to healthcare students and providers in the public healthcare service system.
Content note: rape and sexual violence, trauma
In defence of his latest cartoon depicting South Africa’s current political climate – i.e. state capture and the cabinet reshuffle which involved the axing of Pravin Gordhan and the retention of ministers whose latest work has been problematic to say the least – Zapiro argues that his decision to use rape as an analogy was a thoughtful, considered decision taken at great pains to himself and made for the good of the country
Globally, alcohol is been identified as a risk factor contributing to ill-health, premature deaths amongst individuals aged between 25-59 years, which is the core of the working age population.