In this township, alcohol makes violent men close to three times more likely to rape a woman. Brown Lekekela heads over to the flipchart...
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Why the woes facing South Africa’s Thuthuzela Care Centres may not be as unique as we thought.
Desperate to reach Europe, migrants from Africa are travelling to Egypt to sell body parts to pay for their passage.
This invasive plant clogs our dam and rivers but in Kenya, it’s become the next big thing in renewable energy.
Women in Somaliland are working together with an NGO to eliminate one of the most ancient and extreme practices of female genital mutilation.
Science is learning more about your vagina. So should you.
Planning for a baby? Before deciding on a birth plan, find out what you need to know to make an informed decision.
When Ella and her cousin reached a refugee camp in Sudan, it seemed to herald safety. Instead, it was the start of an all too familiar ordeal.
Looking for a doctor who is non-judgmental about your sexuality? Look no further the yellow dot doctors, they have seen it all
We used to believe our brains couldn’t be changed. Now we believe they can – if we want it enough. But is that true?
This province reported skyrocketing rates of teen pregnancy but behind the figures lies a story about sex, knowledge and data.
The Gauteng health department has admitted to problems at the facility, seen by the public protector.
Unsafe terminations in Malawi may be curbed after a new law is enacted, but it’s just the first step
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For many tuberculosis (TB) patients, the road to a cure begins with a simple test. Today, South Africa is rolling out the world’s best technology...