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Why HIV has fallen

The antenatal HIV survey for 2007 showed a possible fall in the percentage of HIV among pregnant women attending public sector antenatal facilities.

A hard pill to swallow?

On World Contraceptive Day Errol Nkonko Mutamba looks at why women are not using birth control

Smoking after the gun

A number of athletes have managed to combine sporting excellence with a cigarette habit. Peta Bee reports.

Link between fitness and wellness

The link between exercise and better health has been confirmed by three reports commissioned by Discovery Health's Vitality programme.

Online catharsis

For many people with serious illnesses, blogging offers a way to cope and share their stories, writes Joanna Moorhead.