“You have almost half a billion people who live in communities without access to basic health and education," says Bill Gates.
The vaccine targets the deadliest and most common form of malaria parasite in Africa.
“By P.6 proceeding to secondary school, I was well aware that I had the HIV virus which I knew was deadly and a disaster to human life,”
The United Nations estimates that nearly a billion people worldwide are malnourished, while nearly two billion are "overnourished".
Some US hospitals, particularly in Boston, have already transplanted infected donor organs into people without hepatitis C.
'We need to prevent Obstetric Fistula by sensitising young girls to stay in schools, avoid early marriages and produce children at the right age'
A small team of young and stylishly-dressed "peer educators" convince men aged between 18 and 30 to take the tests, which are self-administered.
Of the 10 highest-risk countries, eight are in sub-Saharan Africa, countries where "pregnant women are much less likely to receive assistance," due to...
When it comes to non-communicable diseases (such as diabetes, cancer, chronic kidney disease and heart disease), Dr. Karuiki decried the fact that unhealthy...
The report is a key point of discussion at the global Universal Health Coverage Forum 2017, currently taking place in Tokyo, Japan.
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