A single daily tablet could slash your risk of HIV infection, could it be for you?
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.
Infants are less likely to be obese and mothers' have a lower risk of cancer
When Ella and her cousin reached a refugee camp in Sudan, it seemed to herald safety. Instead, it was the start of an all too familiar ordeal.
Thanks to a pioneering project survivors and perpetrators of the Rwandan genocide now live side by side in 'reconciliation villages'.
Depression among the elderly is largely overlooked, but exercise can help to counter it.
All the rage in Finland, 'Moses baskets' could soon be coming to South African shores.
Solar power, solar electricity and mobile technology are helping to reduce the rate of maternal mortality in Cameroon.
Numbers don't lie: A new report shows how people across the world keep piling on the kilos.
Rape culture doesn't start when a rape is committed. It is built in slow steps in everyday events that help normalise gender-based violence.
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.
Some residents in rural towns in Mpumalanga have to chose between buying food or going to the doctor.
The population assessments of the epidemic in sub-Sahara yields information of benefit to patients and to each nation’s plan of action
Less than 15% of patients seek out care for this vicious form of gangrene.
A grassroots Ugandan health initiative has significantly reduced maternal deaths.