alcohol abuse

'I will rape them personally, those drunkard women in the short dresses'

Mia Malan

In this township, alcohol makes violent men close to three times more likely to rape a woman.


Men, booze and rape: What's the link?

Studies show that there is a strong link between sexual violence and alcohol abuse. Mia Malan explains.


Does mixing sex and alcohol make it easier to get HIV?

How does your drinking affect your sex life? And can HIV infection be linked to alcohol consumption? Mia Malan gives you the facts.


[From our archives] The unforgiving days of too much wine and never enough roses

Mia Malan

A cruel, unrelenting cycle of poverty, drinking and fetal alcohol syndrome robs families of all hope.