Malaria is still a major problem in Africa. There are over 200 million clinical cases each year and approximately half a million deaths.
By Faith Osier 7 Nov 2018
Over the past two decades, mental health research has advanced markedly. But most mental health studies haven't included African people - either as researchers or as participants. This raises an all too familiar concern that Africa could be a bystander as advances in molecular and genetic research of the brain proceed at a breakneck speed.
By Benyam Worku Dubale, Celia van der Merwe & Nathani 6 Nov 2018
A 22-year-old healthcare entrepreneur, Melissa Bime, has won the US$25,000 Grand Prize at the 8th annual Anzisha Prize awards gala. She is the founder of INFIUSS, an online blood bank and digital supply chain platform that ensures patients in 23 hospitals in Cameroon have life-saving blood when and where they need it.
6 Nov 2018