HEALTH

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Winning the war against Aids

Uganda was one of the countries in East Africa that had been devastated by the Aids epidemic that raged across the continent from the 1990s …

How tech can transform Africa’s health

Africans have adopted and adapted new technology brilliantly. It is time we applied their innovative and entrepreneurial skills to solve the continent’s chronic health problems. …

How Aids became an ‘epidemic’ in Africa

In a shocking confession, made on camera in a new documentary released last month, a former member of South Africa’s Apartheid-era intelligence service says that …

Focus on adolescent health

Africa is a young continent, with a quarter of its population aged between 10 and 19, but how well do we take care of these adolescents?