For 25 years, scientists have wondered whether the Depo-Provera could increase people’s risk of contracting HIV. Today, we find out if it does.
Bhekisisa's latest policy dialogue takes a deep dive into one of the biggest challenges facing SA's HIV response at the 9th Aids conference.
After 30 years of speculation about whether the three month shot makes women more likely to contract HIV, we finally have an answer.
Cisgender, transgender, non-binary. What does it all mean? We give you the low down.
One in three sex workers in South Africa say they’ve been raped by a police officer. Could a change in the law solve this?
If you're newly diagnosed with HIV the future of your treatment looks bright.
Nomthandazo* thought her and her partner were happily expecting their first baby together. She was wrong.
Mkhize's inaugural budget speech is expected to focus on the National Health Insurance Bill. The legislation, approved by Cabinet, is expected...
Men who have sex with men can now take PrEP before and after sex and be protected from HIV. Here's how it works.
We always tell moms breast is best but sometimes milk doesn't come when babies do. This breast milk bank is filling in these gaps.
Programmes letting people swap illegal highs for medications are popping up all over the country. Here’s how they work.
This month, the New African boasts a shocking headline: "We deliberately spread Aids in South Africa." Could that be true?
Did you know that anyone hailing from SADC has the right to be treated just like a South African?
Women in Somaliland speak out about their experiences of female genital mutilation. One NGO that is working to eliminate this horrific practice.
Our Laura Lopez Gonzalez takes you inside SA's national HIV and TB plan in just two minutes.
Our Mia Malan speaks to medical doctor Tlaleng Mofokeng about how to stay happy and healthy down there.