Archive for: October, 2014

Uganda prisons best in Africa

Uganda prisons best in Africa Prisons in Uganda have substantially improved observance of inmate human rights and nutritional needs. Additionally crime rates across the country have been reduced nine percent.

Improving noncommunicable disease management in Uganda

http://ghli.yale.edu/inourview/improving-noncommunicable-disease-management-uganda While most health concerns in the Developing World focus on communicable diseases such as HIV/AIDS, TB and malaria, noncommunicable diseases are becoming a growing concern. Diseases such as cancer, diabetes, cardiovascular and lung disease are causing a major increase in deaths in low and middle-income countries, including those found in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Ebola Hysteria Fever: A real epidemic

Ebola Hysteria Fever: A real epidemic   This blog post from the Huffington Post describes how issues move beyond Ebola and also include fear over contacting the disease.

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