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    South Sudan: Flooding puts lives in jeopardy
    South Sudan
    South Sudan: Flooding puts lives in jeopardy
    Heavy rains have caused widespread flooding in South Sudan this year, affecting more than 400,000 people so far, according to United Nations estimates...
    Malaria
    Natural disasters
    Medics, Health Authorities and Patients: Keys in mitigating deaths from Non-Communicable Diseases
    Kenya
    Medics, Health Authorities and Patients: Keys in mitigating deaths from Non-Communicable Diseases
    Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) are the leading cause of death globally. According to the World Health Organisation, NCDs kill 41 million people each...
    Non-communicable diseases
    South Sudan: A new initiative to prevent malaria during the rainy season
    South Sudan
    South Sudan: A new initiative to prevent malaria during the rainy season
    Seasonal malaria chemoprevention (SMC) is a public health intervention that can reduce the incidence of malaria among young children during the rainy ...
    Malaria
    disease
    Hospital on the Hill in Cox's Bazar shows diabetes and hypertension are easy to treat--if care is available
    Bangladesh
    Hospital on the Hill in Cox's Bazar shows diabetes and hypertension are easy to treat--if care is available
    In April 2018, half a year after the massive influx of Rohingya refugees from Myanmar to Bangladesh, Doctors Without Borders / Médecins Sans Frontière...
    Non-communicable diseases
    Marawi: Displaced communities living with COVID-19 and ongoing uncertainty
    Philippines
    Marawi: Displaced communities living with COVID-19 and ongoing uncertainty
    When the number of patients with confirmed COVID-19 began to rise in March 2020, the Philippines quickly put in place strict community quarantine meas...
    COVID-19 (Coronavirus disease)
    Non-communicable diseases