Can a smart jacket stop the rampage of pneumonia in Africa?
One year after the mainland U.S. has reported its first Zika virus and still, it still lingers. Now, Angola in Africa reports two new cases.
A genetically engineered malaria vaccine shows promise as a potent and effective vaccine against the potentially fatal disease.
A study in East Africa shows that the goal of the United Nations (U.N.) to get seven of 10 patients with HIV virus to become more involved and proactive in the treatment process is “achievable.”
After the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) subsided in West Africa with no new cases confirmed, New Mexico Health Department lifted its monitoring policy over travelers who could have potentially contracted the virus
Recently published WHO Malaria Report revealed that malaria-caused fatalities dropped to almost half in Africa with Swaziland leading the progress in the region.
Xiaomi will be retailing its phones in South Africa
Canada will be sending 40 military medics to West Africa to help fight the Ebola outbreak, according to reports. Meanwhile the country is also encouraging its health care workers to join the fight.
The CDC reported that Africa is very close to becoming a polio-free continent.
A crisis fund has been set up by the African Union, African Development Bank and regional business leaders to help areas hit by the Ebola outbreak, AU said in a statement.
The WHO has appointed Botswana doctor, Matshidiso Moeti, as the next Africa chief.
A team of researchers reported that the HIV epidemic could have started in Kinshasa in the early 1920s.
New data suggest that the world population will reach 11 billion by the end of the century.
The predominant strain of community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (CA-MRSA), that infects people in Europe and Middle East and northern Africa originated from a single sub-Saharan ancestor, according to a new research.
Increasing urbanization of rural areas in sub-Saharan Africa could lead to increased cases of heart disease and diabetes, a new study has found.