With crime rates high and no efficient emergency number available, an app developed by a student aims to make people in Kenya feel safer.
Jacket would detect symptoms up to four times faster than a doctor.
Medical smart jacket tackles misdiagnosis of pneumonia
Feel unsafe? There's an app for that
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.
A novel and easy way to disinfect water using freely available solar power is helping to combat the spread of disease in developing countries.
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.