In 2016, 60% of women of 15 years or older living with HIV were on treatment. Less than half their male peers could say the same.
A high court has ruled that compensation to women who have to take care of sick miners could ease the gendered harms imposed by the industry.
Widows and children stand to inherit damage claims from the mining industry, but their decision to appeal doesn't bode well.
Our failure to adequately engage men with health services reduces the effectiveness of the many impressive, new HIV prevention breakthroughs.
All sectors in society need to act to stop gender based violence say Sonke Gender Justice as they remember Reeva Steenkamp and Anene Booysen.
The government must stop paying mere lip service to rooting out gender-based violence.
Why does HIV kill more men than women?
Court case could force gold industry to pay out miners' daughters and wives
Gold industry's appeal in miners' silicosis class action is shameful
HIV treatment: Where are the men?
Comment: Rape, murder and indifference
Comment: This Valentine's Day don't ignore the screams next door
When a few months of treatment costs as much as a house, some patients are taking their lives and the law into their own hands to survive.
One in four people carry this potentially deadly bug? Now a new shorter treatment can prevent it from making you sick.
Recent national and Gauteng memos demanding all foreign patients pay in full for services likely fell foul of the law.
Bhekisisa means "to scrutinise" in isiZulu
In South Africa, Zulu patients who would like to be thoroughly assessed by a doctor, would ask the physician to "bhekisisa" them.