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How we found the country's 'missing' abortion providers – and mapped contraception services too.
By making a devastating mistake, this clinic proved it was on the right track.
These ATMs can decrease the number of patients in clinics but health workers are not helping to achieve that goal.
South Africa's public health nurses are infamous for having bad attitudes. Could a pair of goggles help them change their ways?
This province reported skyrocketing rates of teen pregnancy but behind the figures lies a story about sex, knowledge and data.
Presented this week at the World Health Assembly, the document could usher in a new era in affordable healthcare. Here's why we need it.
Ghana plans to release the modified seeds this year or next. Will they benefit the small farmers they were designed for?
Some districts report Caesarean rates of 40%, which is much higher than the 26% national average for public hospitals.
The products themselves could be dangerous and are likely to encourage high-risk sexual behaviour.
When hospitals are few and far between, these shelters become homes away from home for expecting mothers. Find out how countries...
About 15 years after their son died while illegally detained at a deportation centre outside Johannesburg, this family still hasn't found his grave.
With terminations outlawed in Kenya, women and girls in its largest slum have to rely on expensive and unreliable under-the-counter pills,...
Why the woes facing South Africa’s Thuthuzela Care Centres may not be as unique as we thought.
From the Ganges River to Ghana, drones are delivering vaccines, HIV tests and blood transfusions around the world and cutting waiting times...
A deadly conflict simmers between the autochthon people forced out of Kahuzi-Biéga national park, and the rangers protecting the land.