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  • April 29, 2019

    SDG3 has...

    After all, the targets in SDG3 would carry greater weight, if patients didn’t have to rely on doctors or healthcare providers who are regulated by informal relationships guided by friendship or family or second opinions.  The need for better health care compliance is a pressing and growing need.

  • April 29, 2019

    Achieving SDG...

    Achieving the World Health Assembly’s Global Nutrition Target of a 40% decline in the number of stunted children under 5 years by 2025 is challenging indeed. However, the adoption of a systematic and multi-sectoral approach, with a particular focus on scaling-up evidence-based interventions for tackling malnutrition in Asia and Africa, can...

  • April 29, 2019

    Non-Communicable Diseases,...

    How policy inertia and a gender bias resulted in a failure to create an inclusive, ‘health-promoting framework’ that will help India achieve its SDG Goals.

  • November 18, 2017

    Reforming the...

    The Italian healthcare system needs ambitious reform if it wants to remain among the best health care systems according to the World Health Organization index – that reform needs to be tech driven.

  • January 18, 2017

    Pre Exposure...

    UNAIDS reports that an estimated 2.1 million people become newly infected with AIDS each year, 60 percent are young women between the ages of 18 and 24. This means that every single day two thousand adolescent girls and young women become newly infected with HIV, almost two every minute. In...