More than three decades into the HIV epidemic, some conversations haven't become any easier. This is one of them.
For decades, we’ve struggled to solve the riddle: How do you get reluctant men to test for HIV. Could we finally have an answer?
Early screening for cervical cancer can be a lifesaver but are nonprofit organisations enough to fill the gap in KZN's crumbling system?
Thanks to a pioneering project survivors and perpetrators of the Rwandan genocide now live side by side in 'reconciliation villages'.
When Mark died, emergency services left his body on the pavement in central Pretoria for hours.
All the rage in Finland, 'Moses baskets' could soon be coming to South African shores.
Men who abuse women have often been victims of maltreatment themselves resulting to the intergenerational cycling of abuse.
In this township, alcohol makes violent men close to three times more likely to rape a woman.
Less than 15% of patients seek out care for this vicious form of gangrene.
Researchers have shown that monetary incentives lead to infants being immunised on time.
Half a litre of Coke contains 10 teaspoons of sugar – almost the entire recommended daily sugar allowance. But fruit juice is as bad.
For many tuberculosis (TB) patients, the road to a cure begins with a simple test.
A recent article suggested that single South Africans can live longer by getting married, based on Statistics SA mortality data.
Some of your favourite comfort food could be concealing a killer.
A single daily tablet could slash your risk of HIV infection, could it be for you?
A doctor shortage in war-torn Mozambique paved the way for a new breed of surgeons that have slashed deaths among new...