Health journalist, Amy Green, headed to Nairobi to sit on a panel that judged how scientists communicate their ideas to the media and the world.
About 80% of people have the TB germ inside their bodies, but that doesn't mean they will all develop the disease.
Television star Debra Messing tells Bhekisisa's Demelza Bush why HIV is close to her heart.
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Amy Green speaks to Carla Zille, a deaf mentor at Hi Hopes, about the importance of early intervention for the development of language in children.
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Ahead of the opening of the AIDS Conference, activists marched to draw attention to the 20 million people who still do not have access to treatment.
As the conference winds down, Mia Malan tells us how medical solutions alone will not help us beat HIV.
At the peak of the Ebola crisis, the government in Sierra Leone implemented a national lockdown. One man used this time to upskill himself.
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The Uhambo vaccine trial may be over but South Africa’s search for a jab that could prevent HIV globally isn’t.