Paralympic sport is meant to be inclusive and fair but athletes don't face a level playing field. Those from higher income countries can compete more easily.
Climate change imperils food supply in many parts of the world, including South Africa, which has shown major gains in treating HIV/AIDS. Climate change could mean even less food -- and more disease.
As East Africa becomes warmer, the threat of climate sensitive diseases such as malaria, Rift Valley Fever and cholera is increasing.
In Sudan, female genital cutting is common among many communities. The use of movies that debate this question could change people's opinions about the practice.
The danger with typhoid is that symptoms are quite insidious and mimic those of other infectious diseases.
A project that aims to change the fate of accident victims in developing countries.
Kenya's medical workers have downed tools, demanding the implementation of a collective bargaining agreement signed in 2013.
Health workers in Kenya have reached an impasse with the government over working conditions. This has lead to a nationwide strike, leaving thousands without critical care.
Bill Gates, who has been identified as the world's most significant donor in the fight against AIDS, shares his thoughts on the pandemic with Africa's most prominent HIV/AIDS academics.