But new science doesn't change the fact that women still have too few options when it comes to contraception.
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.
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.
Today, SA boasts the world's largest HIV treatment programme, but 3.2-million people who need ARVs still aren't on them. Here’s how to fix that.
Bhekisisa editor Mia Malan talks to HIV scientist Salim Abdool Karim about his research on risky relationships of young women and older men.
Under Dlamini's time as minister of social development, centres lost funding for counselling services. Now, no one can say what the future holds.
Armed with blockchain and artificial intelligence, health workers and campaigners are battling the bogus business that kills thousands.
Why the woes facing South Africa’s Thuthuzela Care Centres may not be as unique as we thought.
Police are investigating suspected misconduct involving millions of dollars of funds from donors.