Heavy backpacks bad for learner's backs

School learners carry heavy bags each year and as a result, they suffer from back, shoulder and neck pain at a very young age.

Doctors need to advise new mothers

Study suggests that moms should be advised on infant care aspects i.e sleeping positions, breastfeeding, vaccinations and pacifier use.

New malaria vaccine given go-ahead

European regulators gave the go-ahead for the world's most advanced malaria candidate vaccine, despite mixed results from a years-long trial in seven African countries.

First-time dads pack on the pounds

Men who become fathers for the first time gain several pounds, a new study finds, whether or not they live with their children.