Experiencing problems in the bedroom? There are physical and psychological factors that can contribute to a low sex-drive such as medical conditions, low self-esteem, anxiety, and depression. Marie Stopes South Africa’s Women’s Wellness services are here to help you.
Marie Stopes South Africa is driven to provide knowledge to the public about sexual and reproductive health. We’ve compiled a quick-study guide about the different types of female contraception.
‘I’m HIV+, I have AIDS.’ ‘All contraception prevents STIs.’ There is unfortunately a lot of false information regarding HIV, AIDS and STIs, which can lead to unnecessary infection.
At 18 years old, Alice was thriving academically – she was the top student in her grade. Despite her book smarts, there was one subject about which she had no knowledge: sexual and reproductive health. Her hectic schedule meant that she only saw her boyfriend on the weekend. One night [...]
In Thembisa’s’s home, sexual and reproductive health was a topic that was never discussed. When her parents found out she was pregnant, she felt humiliated by being labelled promiscuous; she loved her partner dearly and was always faithful to him. At 35 years old, Thembisa was dedicated to her career [...]
Iminathi was 21 and lived in a remote, rural area in the Eastern Cape in South Africa. Her community has very limited access to safe drinking water and sanitation; every day is a struggle. She decided to move to an urban area to get a job to help her family. [...]