A revolutionary antiretroviral prophylaxis is helping all people, no matter their sexual orientation. A cheaper generic will soon be on the shelves.
Photojournalist, Seif Kousmate, photographed and interviewed current and former slaves in Mauritania and got imprisoned by police in the process.
In the 1920s, a Northern Cape farmer dug up some of the remains of previous workers — some of whom had...
Take a look at life after war for the women abducted by Ugandan rebel Joseph Kony.
Africa Check digs into the data to reveal the surprising truth behind the widely cited statistic
Jacket would detect symptoms up to four times faster than a doctor.
A recent article suggested that single South Africans can live longer by getting married, based on Statistics SA mortality data.
Researchers have shown that monetary incentives lead to infants being immunised on time.
Bontle Mabe turned to a loan shark to fund her abortion after she was turned away for five days in a row at her local clinic.
A programme with the health department sees motorbikes being used to deliver drugs to people in far-flung places who can't afford the fare.
The Gauteng health department has admitted to problems at the facility, seen by the public protector.
A chain of clinics is helping to save lives on Malawi's border with Mozambique.
The joy of motherhood is killed by a moral and ethical dilemma when doctors advise termination of a pregnancy.
Tastier kid-friendly tablets will help take the guess work out of treating Kenya's tiniest TB patients.
Having banned female genital cutting, his ousting was good for democracy, but but bad for women's bodies.
The government's focus on small-scale irrigation has given hope and sustenance to some districts.