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Ombud slams doctor, media over allegations of abuse at mental health hospital
Ombud slams doctor, media over allegations of abuse at mental health hospital
Health ombud Malegapuru Makgoba has slammed reports...
Could this protect hundreds of children from being raped?
Could this protect hundreds of children from being raped?
Pupils who received a 12-hour course on issues such as HIV, gender and myths about rape were less likely to be a victim of rape — or a...
'I told Mahlangu, you must leave the country, go into exile for two years.'
'I told Mahlangu, you must leave the country, go into exile for two years.'
It’s been almost three years since former Gauteng health MEC Qedani Mahlangu...
SA needs R4-billion to fight this killer virus you may never have heard of
SA needs R4-billion to fight this killer virus you may never have heard of
Close to half of injecting drug users surveyed in South Africa are living with the potentially deadly Hepatitis C virus, a new study has found. But...
Read: South Africa’s controversial #TobaccoBill
Read: South Africa’s controversial #TobaccoBill
The Bill would regulate the sale, packaging and advertising of tobacco products —including electronic or e-cigarettes. If passed, the...
Almost half of Khayelitsha primary school learners have experienced sexual violence
Almost half of Khayelitsha primary school learners have experienced sexual violence
More than 40% of primary school learners in Khayelitsha township, in Cape Town, have experienced sexual violence at the hands of other learners or...
'In that moment, it was clear Bongani was destined for great things'
'In that moment, it was clear Bongani was destined for great things'
One by one, the world’s leading heart specialists got to their feet. The Barcelona conference room erupted in applause.
'Gag Rule will slow down the fight against Aids'
'Gag Rule will slow down the fight against Aids'
Almost 1000 HIV organisations across the globe are likely to be affected by massive funding cuts because of a controversial United States...
New science: Why two pills before and after sex could help to save you from HIV
New science: Why two pills before and after sex could help to save you from HIV
Not a single gay man who took two HIV prevention pills before and after sex had contracted HIV within a year thereafter, new research has found....
You can't transmit HIV if you take ARVs correctly and are virally suppressed
You can't transmit HIV if you take ARVs correctly and are virally suppressed
Zero risk of HIV transmission via condomless sex. That is what the world’s largest study among HIV-positive gay men, who are on effective...

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