Women said they couldn't afford to boil water and cook, so a local inventor rolled up his sleeves.
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)
Long before red flags were raised, this family fell victim to listeriosis. And this week, tragedy has struck again.
Blood donations are scant in South Sudan as the process is frowned upon and treated with suspicion by locals.
Some of your favourite comfort food could be concealing a killer.
Could a new manmade concoction of mundane odours stop malaria?
If a man dies in the Central African Republic, his wife is at risk of being evicted from their home by his relatives.
Looking for a doctor who is non-judgmental about your sexuality? Look no further the yellow dot doctors, they have seen it all
Report unearths neglect in Kenyan institutions, yet discrimination means children may be at risk of being killed if they remain in communities
Unsafe in Somalia and unwanted in Kenya, refugees increasingly risk abduction in search of a better life.
Early screening for cervical cancer can be a lifesaver but are nonprofit organisations enough to fill the gap in KZN's crumbling system?
Science could be closer to unravelling the riddle of menstruation-related mood disorders
Half a litre of Coke contains 10 teaspoons of sugar – almost the entire recommended daily sugar allowance. But fruit juice is as bad.
A Harare rehabilitation unit offers impaired youngsters free therapy and supports parents too.
A doctor shortage in war-torn Mozambique paved the way for a new breed of surgeons that have slashed deaths among new...
Technology has cut diagnosis waiting times, getting infants on to treatment sooner.