Category Archives: Global medical issues

Tools used by Health Organisations


Health organisations such as WHO have limited resources with which to combat worldwide disease. So they have to prioritise their efforts. They use epidemiology, which¬†is the study of the distribution and determinants of health-related states or events (including disease), and … Continue reading

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Malicious immunisation programme creates public outrage


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The organ transplant industry and its implication


Organ donation is one of the sensitive areas that needs to be monitored diligently. Many things need to match or be very close to ensure a successful organ transplant. Blood group, age and weight are all taken into account. For … Continue reading

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World health: rich vs poor


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MSF on World Malaria Day: Improving treatment for severe malaria


MSF on World Malaria Day: Improving treatment for severe malaria.

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