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Six injections a year could stop new HIV infections

New research from seven countries in Africa signals the future of HIV prevention — but what can it learn from its past?

Data-driven TB: Using the numbers to find SA’s missing patients

How community health workers and data can help South Africa get more TB patients on treatment.

Motsoaledi launches free HPV vaccine for schoolgirls

Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has launched an HPV vaccine programme for grade four girls in all government schools.

Help’s at hand for connected moms

Simple phone services are stepping in to help women who can't seek clinical advice in person.

Comment: Superfood for Babies

It's World Breastfeeding Week and government and Save the Children have joined forces to promote breastfeeding to save children's lives.

Contraceptive policy overhauled

A new look at family planning, especially among teens in South Africa, is on the cards.

Life saving cancer vaccine will be difficult to implement

While HPV vaccines will save lives, target schoolgirls will be hard to reach.

Improving health through infrastructure

For Thabo Rakoloti, the work the DBSA is doing with the Department of Health could be used as a model for other government departments.

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