When a parent is diagnosed with a mental illness, the chances of emotional support are decreased and the risk of family discord is high.
You made it through the year. Kick back, relax and take a read through the 2018 that was.
Until now, the national and provincial health departments have not been able to say where services are provided. Here's how we found them.
South Africa is pumping more money into female condom distribution. We look at what's on the market and what's to come for the femidom.
This invasive plant clogs our dam and rivers but in Kenya, it’s become the next big thing in renewable energy.
From Amsterdam’s glittering canals to Durban’s dark streets, take a look at how the world legislates sex — and why it matters.
Here's the story of the Treatment Action Campaign or how a handful of people created a global movement that changed the world.
Scientists and campaigners warn that factories in coastal villages are wreaking environmental and economic havoc.
The country's health system is ravaged, but a team of volunteer doctors visit regularly: operating on the desperate and training local medical staff.
More developing countries are offering sight-saving surgery in their public health systems, but specialist eye surgeons are in short supply.
When a river and several hours of dirt roads stand between you & the nearest hospital, giving birth can be deadly. One nurse is hoping to change that.
It’s been five years since the country prohibited same-sex marriage and LGBTI gatherings, and the climate of fear left in its wake could be deadly.
Inside the Kenyan village that began as a refuge for survivors of sexual violence.
For millennials, it ain't looking good, but are hard-hitting campaigns just fat-shaming and counterproductive?
Zimbabwe’s tight abortion laws aren’t curbing demand, they’re driving them underground — and it’s about to get worse.
The government is making female condoms more accessible – and these come with extra benefits.