Having a chronic illness can raise your risk of depression. For diabetics, the blood sugar high and lows of everyday life take an extra toll.
Bond, James Bond: The source of the listeria outbreak will likely be found by a gene-sequencing machine named after the famous agent 007. (Delwyn Verasamy)
Sperm washing, assisted insemination & long hospital waits — if you were lucky. This is what falling pregnant when you were...
Fake AIDS "cures" have been the bane of activists fighting for treatment. We discovered a new one and checked in on some we've debunked before.
A horrifying experience at an illegal abortion provider led Gaopalelwe Phalaetsile to use social media to help women access safe abortion services
Where ambulances fear to tread: Life in Africa's largest informal settlement is rife with problems. Getting emergency care shouldn't be one...
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.
The start of the rainy season in the war-torn country could spell a cholera outbreak.
One in four Zimbabweans suffers from mental illness, but untrained female health workers are setting a new benchmark for the treatment of patients.
There are too few psychiatrists, so a foundation is using a Canadian model to rehabilitate people.
Not up to the daily dilemma of what to pack your little ones for lunch? Beef up your children’s lunch boxes with these quick tips.
More than three decades into the HIV epidemic, some conversations haven't become any easier. This is one of them.
For many people with severe mental illnesses, these special wards can be a lifeline and the first step to care — if they can get there.
Ghana plans to release the modified seeds this year or next. Will they benefit the small farmers they were designed for?
Leaders of Zimbabwe's Apostolic sects are warming to the idea of women giving birth at health clinics.
A Harare rehabilitation unit offers impaired youngsters free therapy and supports parents too.