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
Pontsho Pilane explains why women may choose a Caesarean section over a vaginal birth, especially in the private sector.
A doctor shortage in war-torn Mozambique paved the way for a new breed of surgeons that have slashed deaths among new mothers.
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.