This invasive plant clogs our dam and rivers but in Kenya, it’s become the next big thing in renewable energy.
Jacket would detect symptoms up to four times faster than a doctor.
Half a litre of Coke contains 10 teaspoons of sugar – almost the entire recommended daily sugar allowance. But fruit juice is as bad.
SA's listeria epidemic is over. Take a look at the detectives who traced the epidemic's source in this feature from our archives.
Every year, hundreds of thousands of children die gasping for air. This could help to change that.
One in four Zimbabweans suffers from mental illness, but untrained female health workers are setting a new benchmark for the treatment of patients.
Pregnant women who drink alcohol put their unborn children at greater risk than they think, writes Mia Malan.
When Mark died, emergency services left his body on the pavement in central Pretoria for hours.
In this province, the agricultural and mining sectors draw thousands of workers each year – and then they disappear. Here’s why we need to find them.
Thanks to a pioneering project survivors and perpetrators of the Rwandan genocide now live side by side in 'reconciliation villages'.
Could a new manmade concoction of mundane odours stop malaria?
The real revolution is yet to come when it relates to the country’s opioid epidemic.
A single daily tablet could slash your risk of HIV infection, could it be for you?
Healthcare facilities are working to ensure migrant workers are never far from care.
About 15 years after their son died while illegally detained at a deportation centre outside Johannesburg, this family still hasn't found his grave.
Inside the Kenyan village that began as a refuge for survivors of sexual violence.