A vaginal ring could one day offer women dual protection against HIV infection and unwanted pregnancies. Unless this happens.
Truvada, which contains two antiretrovirals, reduces the risk of HIV infection with up to 96%.
South Africans are waiting and willing to help but the Medicines Control Council drags its heels.
In the future, a simple ring could protect you from HIV and unwanted pregnancies
Why Africa needs PrEP: A two-in-one pill to prevent HIV infection
Give us ARVs so we don’t get HIV
New, never before conducted research reveals the road rape survivors and police walk to justice denied.
The products themselves could be dangerous and are likely to encourage high-risk sexual behaviour.
As the hearings continue this week, Laura Lopez Gonzalez speaks to Nelisiwe Msomi about the arbitration process.
Bhekisisa means "to scrutinise" in Zulu
In South Africa, Zulu patients who would like to be thoroughly assessed by a doctor, would ask the physician to "bhekisisa" them.