East Africa

Diabetes On The Rise Back Home

Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Diabetes On The Rise Back Home

Malaria and HIV often dominate the conversation when it comes to health issues back home, but diabetes is a growing problem in Uganda and the larger African continent. »

Private Clinics A Disaster Back Home For Patients & Taxpayers

Sunday, November 14, 2010
Private Clinics A Disaster Back Home For Patients & Taxpayers

Millions of Ugandan taxpayer dollars back home are squandered every year in public-private healthcare units in Uganda, impoverishing households all over the country. Some patients even sell their land to pay for treatment. »