More than three decades into the HIV epidemic, some conversations haven't become any easier. This is one of them.
How we found the country's 'missing' abortion providers – and mapped contraception services too. Bhekisisa has created #SizaMap, South Africa's first searchable map of free abortion providers....
Silicosis might appear only 15 years after exposure to gold ore dust, long after they have gone home. Heidi Swart reports.
When 'that time of the month' comes, you don't have to reach for disposable tampons or pads.
Clinics dedicated to young people are ideal but the poor nation struggles to provide at least a basic service for those who can't access them.
When a parent is diagnosed with a mental illness, the chances of emotional support are decreased and the risk of family discord is high.
Less than 15% of patients seek out care for this vicious form of gangrene. A colourful drawing flutters from Kasimu Yahashe’s lap on to the...
Unsafe in Somalia and unwanted in Kenya, refugees increasingly risk abduction in search of a better life.
Jacket would detect symptoms up to four times faster than a doctor.
For decades, we’ve struggled to solve the riddle: How do you get reluctant men to test for HIV. Could we finally have an answer?
An adherence club helped almost all patients stay on their treatment.
After three years of deliberation and research, the South African health department launches flavoured condoms.
Africa Check digs into the data to reveal the surprising truth behind the widely cited statistic
The government's focus on small-scale irrigation has given hope and sustenance to some districts.
Every year, hundreds of thousands of children die gasping for air. This could help to change that.
If a man dies in the Central African Republic, his wife is at risk of being evicted from their home by his relatives.