Researchers at Leibniz University of Hanover in Germany are developing an artificial nervous system that would allow robots to act in response to pain.
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GE researchers are developing an electronic patch that can monitor vital signs and send the data wirelessly to connected devices for analysis.
Three young Ghanaians have developed an app, called MedRX, which allows patients to find pharmacies that stock the medicine they need.
A period app, called Clue, is helping women track their menstrual cycles and predict when they are likely to fall pregnant.
SA is preparing to host the 21st International AIDS Conference, which will be held from 18-22 July at the Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre.
Ghana has successfully implemented a telemedicine programme that is helping to improve healthcare in rural areas of the country.
Clicks will soon take over the management of Netcare’s 37 Medicross branded retail pharmacies and 51 hospital retail front shop operations.
Israel-based mHealth start-up, MD Algorithms, has developed an app designed to help people better understand the cause of and to treat their acne.
RapidSMS is a free, open-sourced mHealth toolset that is being used by the Rwandan Health Ministry to improve maternal health in the east African country.
Researchers at Stellenbosch University are collaborating with a multinational team of scientists to develop a rapid point-of-care diagnosis test for TB.
A non-invasive and personalised 3D virtual heart assessment tool may help doctors prevent life-threatening arrhythmia.