The process could transform manufacturing and help the 30 million people worldwide in need of artificial limbs and braces.
Water births are a growing phenomenon in South Africa and globally. But this birth method is controversial – scientific evidence is lacking.
Refugee resettlement camps offer a safer space for South Sudanese children, who make up 64% of all refugees in Uganda.
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.
The pain of bereavement is supposed to ease with time. When it doesn't, psychiatrists call it 'complicated grief' and it can be treated.
After Sierra Leone’s civil war, money poured in for mental health services. But a decade later, there's little left to help Ebola’s victims.
C-sections may result in fewer lawsuits, but they are not always the best option.
Unsafe terminations in Malawi may be curbed after a new law is enacted, but it’s just the first step
Community mentalhealth care can be better for patients and health systems if it's done right. Find out how one organisation is making it work.
A decision by the Gauteng department of health has left at least 36 dead but has the scandal lifted the lid on the horrors of mental healthcare?
A marathon runner with prostate cancer uses his skill to promote awareness and encourage testing.
Already used in countries like Namibia, the ambulances could help cut child and maternal mortality rates.
Thousands of women are lured from Nigeria to Italy annually by the promise of a new life, only to find themselves trapped in the sex trade.
Girls as young as 10 feel the blade but an extraordinary group is fighting against female genital mutilation (FGM).
In rural Kenya, a group of strong-willed women is giving traumatised young runaways a second chance at life.
Dangerous myths persist about people living with albinism, but a community in Malawi has had enough.