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
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As deaths mount, take an inside look at the detectives working around the clock to solve the country’s medical mystery.
Until now, the national and provincial health departments have not been able to say where services are provided. Here's how we found them.
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.