The process could transform manufacturing and help the 30 million people worldwide in need of artificial limbs and braces.
In a country where pipes can stop short of reaching home, cheap sachets of water sold on the street could be an unlikely solution, but at what cost?
You can’t visit family members with COVID-19 in hospital. So how do you find out how they’re doing? Mia Malan from the Bhekisisa Centre for Health Journalism documented one woman’s story.
Bhojana Mathunywa was attacked by four men for bag of tobacco. Now, slowly but surely, this team of rural therapists is helping him recover the everyday skills he lost. (Dylan Bush, Bhekisisa)
Millions will be bitten by venomous snakes each year and for many, antivenom will remain painfully out of reach. Here's why.
Here's how northwest Kenya gets nomadic families to health services.
Choosing between eating & bleeding through your uniform has a cost. Take a look at the reality behind the budget in this one from our archives.
Blind football represents hope and belonging for Egypt's one million visually impaired.
The Free State health department has come under fire for a number of reasons. Bhekisisa visited the province ahead of elections to find out more.
Doctors say Dihlabeng hospital doesn't have the medicine and staff to help patients.
Eighty two of the Chibok school girls, kidnapped by Boko Haram in Nigeria three years ago, have been released. But what now?
For those with breast cancer, a mastectomy may seem like the best option. But Joanna Moorhead is glad she chose less extensive surgery.
Mia Malan describes the arduous trek an Eastern Cape woman had to undertake to get medical attention for her sick grandson.
A new tool may help to keep workers who breathe in silica dust safe from silicosis — at less than R50 a prick.
Many Ugandans were once refugees themselves. Now, they are 'paying back the good' and making their country one of the best in the world for refugees.
Finally capping its own medics, the country must now retain them and coax them into rural areas.