Health

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Neo Hutiri wins big with smart lockers

Having started the chronic medication smartlocker solution known as the Pelebox several years back, Neo Hutiri has been awarded first prize at the 2019 Royal Academy of Engineering's Africa Prize.

Protect yourself from social media

Many adults view social media as harmful to their mental health, here are six ways you can protect your mental health from social media's bad effects.

Supersuits that give us super powers

Billions of people already have 'superhero powers' like the ability to see things far away and summon their friends from far-flung locations. Next up? Enhanced physical abilities.

Discarded electronics are polluting Ghana’s food chain

High levels of dangerous chemicals from discarded electronics in Ghana identified.

New digital platform for public health insurance in Senegal

Senegal new digital platform for universal health insurance.

Challenges remain for mobile technology in healthcare

Use of mobile technologies in healthcare is increasing in Africa, but insufficient engineering capacity and absence of policy are key challenges.

Ghana to make use of drones for medical deliveries

Ghana is the latest African country to make use of Zipline drones for medical deliveries.