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Children are eating too much poor nutrient quality food and too little of good nutrient quality food. Shutterstock
Fast food is growing in popularity with Ghanaians. Wikimedia Commons
People relying on HIV prevention, care and treatment services have become even more vulnerable because of COVID-19. Foto24/Gallo Images/Getty Images
Patients waiting at Connaught Hospital, Freetown, Sierra Leone (credit - Steven Rubin)
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Scientists around Africa are working at the cutting edge of research and their work is relevant beyond the continent. PIUS UTOMI EKPEI/AFP via Getty Images
Older people in urban informal settlements live in poor socioeconomic conditions. Donwilson Odhiambo/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images
Cardiovascular risk factors are high in Sierra Leone. Steven Rubin
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People exercising in Ellis Park in Johannesburg, South Africa. Dino Lloyd/Gallo Images via Getty Images
Exposure to sunshine for a few minutes is enough to provide sufficient vitamin D. GettyImages
Call for action to address malnutrition in all its forms
Challenger Type - The Dramatic Disruptor
Africa is way behind the curve in managing heart disease: here's a new approach
There’s a lack of research that deals specifically with conditions in African countries. Shutterstock
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We tested baby food sugar levels in South Africa. This is what we found
A mother delivers via C-section in Mozambique. In South Africa, there’s no single reason for the climbing number of such procedures in the public sector but it could be proving deadly for mothers. (Shaun Swingler)
Qedani Mahlangu. Photo: Andronica Nedzamba
Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, WHO director-general
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Sugar tax effect smaller than thought - Pioneer
National Assembly approves sugar tax
Bills on 'sugar tax' and tax exemption adopted in Parliament
Kids are getting fatter
Treasury opts to defer sugar tax implementation
How scientists can help make the sustainable development goals a reality
Brooks Mparutsa, executive director of Hollard's international business.
Sugar tax under fire from producers, unions and business
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Fatal flaw in sugar industry argument, new analysis shows
Death by drowning - WHO report reveals key cause of death in children
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