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High levels of rape on Rustenburg’s mining belt demand  access to medical care
High levels of rape on Rustenburg’s mining belt demand access to medical care
Women in the Rustenburg municipality face startling levels of sexual violence, while very few report to healthcare services after rape. A new...
[Video]Pollsmoor Remand: "They treated us like animals"
[Video]Pollsmoor Remand: "They treated us like animals"
Former detainees tell of being denied chronic medication and contracting diseases like TB while incarcerated in the overcrowded Cape Town facility.
HIV-infected South Africans on ARVs could double
HIV-infected South Africans on ARVs could double
The number of HIV-infected South Africans on antiretroviral drugs (ARVs) will more than double – from 3.1-million to 6.4-million – if the...
[Video]The law of unintended consequences
[Video]The law of unintended consequences
In this week’s episode we look at the unintended consequences of BIC's sexist women’s day advert and just a few of Jacob Zuma’s ‘oops’ moments.
A dangerous 'mustard seed'?
A dangerous 'mustard seed'?
This article is not an attempt to create controversy or challenge medical research. Rather, its objective is to promote dialogue about the marketing...
[Video]HIV positive and pregnant: Six women’s stories
[Video]HIV positive and pregnant: Six women’s stories
A powerful documentary by Unicef and the Global Fund about 6 women living with HIV, doing everything in their power to give birth to healthy babies.
Are 60% of SA's sex workers HIV positive?
Are 60% of SA's sex workers HIV positive?
The claim, which has been widely reported in recent weeks, stems from a press conference earlier this month in which 
2014 in review: Ebola, Boko Haram, elections and dodgy data
2014 in review: Ebola, Boko Haram, elections and dodgy data
Can salt water or nano-silver cure Ebola? How many schoolgirls did Boko Haram kidnap from Chibok? And did militants in northern Nigeria really...
After drastic drop SA life expectancy rises
After drastic drop SA life expectancy rises
The average life expectancy for South African men decreased from 60.5 years in 1990 to 57.7 years in 2013, according to a study published in the...
Editorial: The good news on death stats
Editorial: The good news on death stats
"One of the best ways to help the living is by counting the dead," Statistics South Africa said in its report on mortality in South Africa, released...

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