Day: September 21, 2018

First-ever United Nations High-Level Meeting on TB provides historic opportunity

September 21, 2018

Fewer people fell ill and died from tuberculosis (TB) last year but countries are still not doing enough to end TB by 2030, warns the World Health Organization (WHO). Although global efforts have averted an estimated 54 million TB deaths since 2000, TB remains the world’s deadliest infectious disease. WHO’s 2018 Global TB Report, released […]

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Use of Volunteer Proven to be an Effective Tool in Healthcare Interventions across Nigeria

September 21, 2018

Besides clean water, no other intervention has been able to reduce the disease burden in the world like vaccines have- WHO Polio immunization in Nigeria has arguably received more consistent publicity than any other disease. The focus on eradicating polio via immunization has often taken center stage in global health conversations, so it is clear why […]

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