Tastier kid-friendly tablets will help take the guess work out of treating Kenya's tiniest TB patients.
A novel and easy way to disinfect water using freely available solar power is helping to combat the spread of disease in developing countries.
Peepoo bags and drop-off points give those living in Nairobi's Kibera a hygienic and safe solution to dealing with human waste.
Sunlight + plastic bottles = Clean drinking water in Africa's largest urban slum
Kibera's 'flying toilets' flushed out by peepoo bags
Finally, TB pills for children
Science could be closer to unravelling the riddle of menstruation-related mood disorders
A little extra money in young women's homes can go a long way towards protecting them from HIV infection. So can a little bit of concern.
Ebola tore into the fabric of family life, and the relationships that bind them. These are two similar stories, with very different endings.
Bhekisisa means "to scrutinise" in Zulu
In South Africa, Zulu patients who would like to be thoroughly assessed by a doctor, would ask the physician to "bhekisisa" them.