Lack of funding and awareness leave weaker health systems in the lurch, WHO cancer report shows.
Vaccine preventable diseases could cost Africa US$ 22.4 billion and more than 915,000 deaths.
Heart failure and stroke are the leading causes of admissions at a referral hospital in Tanzania.
Even with everyone using indoor control strategies, outdoor mosquito bites could raise malaria cases by 11 million.
The global economy could have saved US$17.8 billion had people not died from drug-resistant TB in 2017.
Africa’s quest to eradicate the continent of hepatitis C infection by 2030 needs urgent attention.
Picture drawing and storytelling boosts knowledge of Ghanaian children and parents on antimicrobial resistance.
Africa Science Focus
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