Education and opportunity are key to stemming the tide of HIV in South Africa's young women.
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Drugs have destroyed many lives, but wrongheaded governmental policies have destroyed many more, argue experts.
People who smoke and drink too much, don’t exercise and eat unhealthily are likely to suffer from non-communicable diseases, such as heart disease.
Pontsho Pilane recently presented a proposal to Parliament to introduce free pads for poor people who menstruate. Here’s what she learned.
A Cape Town study could finally provide the answer to whether there is a link between the shot and HIV infection risk.
Human rights and access to healthcare remain paramount in the country's response.
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Doctors have turned to scientific studies for guidance on talking with patients, but the results have largely left them guessing.
South Africa needs to increase its investment in science — if not, the country can’t beat HIV
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We tell moms to exclusively breastfeed. But we don’t tell them about all the things that get in the way of that, including depression.
The National Health Insurance Bill was released on 8 August but a look at how well our mothers – and our...
Many children between the ages of nine and 12 have had sex. The average woman has about five children.