Empowering young women with information in high school can help ensure that certain cancers are caught early.
Avoiding malaria could be as simple as "ABCD" if the proper care is taken.
A recent study on the brains of pigs suggested that some activity could be restored even after the porkers had been dead for four hours. A neuroscientist who specializes in brain death explains.
TB outside the lungs accounted for 14% of TB cases recorded globally in 2017.
Home visits as part of community-based schemes to women during and after pregnancy can improve the health of mothers and babies.
Scientists identify the risk of bat flu spreading to humans.
The global cancer burden especially in developing countries is exacerbated by the high cost of treatment.
South Africa needs to continue public awareness campaigns to reduce excessive salt intake to protect cardiovascular health.
A medical model tends to see disability as an individual impairment, but disability — including autism — is part of all of our precarious, precious lives.
New research shows that the treatment of drug resistant-TB can be reduced from the current duration of 20 to 24 months to less than a year.
Female-centred health services are good, but they may detract from gender equality and men’s health.