By Lecia Bushak | Thu, 12/05/2013 - 19:29
Nelson Mandela is dead at the age of 95, and world leaders across the globe remember his exceptional legacy.
By Lecia Bushak | Wed, 11/27/2013 - 17:46
South African teenage girls who come from a household receiving child support grants are less likely to contract HIV from older men.
By Lecia Bushak | Wed, 11/13/2013 - 16:08
Zoleka Mandela released her new memoir, in which she describes her struggles with sexual abuse, breast cancer, and addiction.
By Christine Hsu | Tue, 01/08/2013 - 10:05
A growing number of pregnant South African women are deliberately drinking large quantities of alcohol to harm their unborn babies in a bid to claim higher welfare payments.
By Martin Grens | Thu, 11/29/2012 - 10:33
South Africa awarded a $667 million contract to supply life-prolonging HIV medicine to 12 international and domestic firms, to deal with its biggest health problem.
By Makini Brice | Tue, 09/11/2012 - 13:09
A week after taking the sleeping pill, he is able to have long conversations, remember past events and recognize his family.
By Makini Brice | Fri, 08/31/2012 - 15:39
A researcher announced today that a South African and South Korean team is working on the development of a phone device that would be capable of testing for AIDS and HIV.