In times of famine, epidemic and hardship over the past 250 years, women have consistently outlived men, find researchers
Patients too poor to settle medical debts are chained to drain pipes, starved and abused in health centres across parts of Africa.
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.
Women forced into sex to pay hospital bills, study says
Scientists confirm what women always knew: Men really are the weaker sex
Medical smart jacket tackles misdiagnosis of pneumonia
Feel unsafe? There's an app for that
They thought they were signing up for a dream but it turned out to be a trafficking nightmare.
Everyone knows about KZN's cancer crisis but no one is talking about the other provinces that operate on just one radiation oncologist — or less.
Bhekisisa's new manual provides handy information on abortion data in South Africa, how procedures work and what the law says.
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.