Why the number of people with more than one chronic condition is rising in Africa

The developed world has long had the problem of multimorbidity. It's now becoming more prevalent in the developing world as well.

Why the number of people with more than one chronic condition is rising in Africa

More and more people around the world are getting sick with two or more health conditions at the same time. For example, people are increasingly coping with two chronic non-infectious diseases, like hypertension and diabetes. Or they will have a chronic infectious disease like HIV and a chronic non-infectious disease like asthma. The co-existing conditions […]

Boko Haram Releases 82 Schoolgirls

Boko Haram Releases 82 Schoolgirls

The Nigerian terrorist organization Boko Haram caused an international sensation in 2014 by kidnapping nearly 300 girls from a boarding school in Chibok, Nigeria. Their crime, in the view of the group, was simply attending school. The social media movement #BringBackOurGirls was able to nothing to secure their release. Now, it looks as though a […]