Condoms, not sanitary pads, flavour of the moment

Condoms, not sanitary pads, flavour of the moment

Is the government prioritising supplying free condoms over free sanitary pads for underprivileged women? Is the government prioritising supplying free condoms over free sanitary pads for underprivileged women? This is the question that has lit up social media...
Blood donor ban on gay men lifted in South Africa

Blood donor ban on gay men lifted in South Africa

Gay men across South Africa are now permitted to donate blood, according to shift in policy at the South African National Blood Service (SANBS). A new “non-discriminatory” SANBS policy now considers those in monogamous homosexual relationships as eligible...
Medical students face threat of HIV

Medical students face threat of HIV

Dedicating their lives to the health and well-being of their patients comes at a great personal and health risk for students in the Faculty of Health Sciences. With the prevalence of HIV in South Africa, exposure to HIV-positive patients is an everyday occurrence for...