Moon cups, reusable pads and period panties are all alternatives to disposable pads and tampons, but they may not work for everyone.
South Africa’s medicine regulator is working to approve COVID-19 vaccines quickly, but the process won’t skip any important steps.
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As South Africa's coronavirus lockdown enters its second week, the country will start testing for the new virus in communities. The move is expected...
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.
Bhekisisa editor Mia Malan gives tips on how to write health comment pieces without putting your reader to sleep.
Research suggests that this TB jab could help with more than just TB. Now scientists are testing the vaccine to see if it will help protect the continent from COVID-19.
What will happen to HIV and TB under COVID-19? Our editor-in-chief Mia Malan spoke to an excellent panel to answer this question.
We speak to a young, black woman who is infertile about the stigma she faces in her community.
TB treatment is available for free in South Africa. But 20% of people are never diagnosed and spread the disease unknowingly.
By the end of April, South Africa has to test twelve times more people per day than it currently does. That’s why we’re looking at introducing rapid antibody tests.