birth control

[WATCH LIVE] The long-awaited Echo Trial results are released at #SAAIDS2019

Bhekisisa team

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.


Could your birth control increase your risk of HIV? Science finally has an answer.

Laura Lopez Gonzalez

But new science doesn't change the fact that women still have too few options when it comes to contraception.


The Arab world's silent reproductive revolution

Agency

Changing household structures, economic growth and contraceptives prompt dramatic drop in fertility rate, study finds


Unembargoed: March 1 — 7

M&G Reporter

South Africa's system failures: Paedophile allowed into the classroom, and SAA pilot flew for 25 years — with no licence


This popular birth control shot is out of stock for the second year running. Read why

Joan van Dyk

Women who have been forced to go without their usual birth control shot are now facing the consequences of months-long shortages.