Bhekisisa editor Mia Malan talks to HIV scientist Salim Abdool Karim about his research on risky relationships of young women and older men.
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?
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This is the first in a two-part series on medicine and security in South Africa. Check out the second story here. Read a full...
If you're newly diagnosed with HIV the future of your treatment looks bright.
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.
Mkhize's inaugural budget speech is expected to focus on the National Health Insurance Bill. The legislation, approved by Cabinet, is expected to create a...
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.
After 30 years of speculation about whether the three month shot makes women more likely to contract HIV, we finally have an answer.
The South African department of health's free condoms go head-to-head with the name brand competition.
Cisgender, transgender, non-binary. What does it all mean? We give you the low down.
Nomthandazo* thought her and her partner were happily expecting their first baby together. She was wrong.