The investigation of an independent panel recommends reviewing whether UNAids executive director Michel Sidibé should continue in his role.
Criminalising sex work does almost nothing to stop it and almost everything to make it more dangerous. Is it time for a change?
Chinese scientist He Jiankui claims to have engineered the world’s first genetically-modified babies. Did he unleash one of science’s worst fears?
Claim: 49% of men and 34.1% of women in South Africa smoke tobacco. Is this true? Africa Check investigates.
Report unearths neglect in Kenyan institutions, yet discrimination means children may be at risk of being killed if they remain in communities
The Swedish model, legalisation, decriminalisation — does the sex work debate leave you confused? Look no further.
When people with diabetes inject insulin, we don't see that as an addiction. So why is opioid substitution therapy considered one?
Our Laura Lopez Gonzalez takes you inside SA's national HIV and TB plan in just two minutes.
Reusable pads are cheaper and better for the environment, but are you willing to try them?
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How do you fix South Africa’s sexual and reproductive health wrongs? Help people access their rights.
In a world hemmed in by patriarchy and poverty, cash transfers could be the missing link in SA’s HIV prevention programmes.
The project’s closure six months ago forced some injecting drug users to share needles and risk infections such as HIV and Hepatitis C.
More than three decades into the HIV epidemic, some conversations haven't become any easier. This is one of them.
Getting parents more involved in childcare is good for a child’s health and prospects in life. South Africa needs to get with the programme.
Long before red flags were raised, this family fell victim to listeriosis. And this week, tragedy has struck again.
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.