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How can Medsin support better Access to Medicines?

Written by Graham Lister, Chair of BoT Medsin members will be aware that access to medicines is crucial to global health equity. Currently access to vital medicines is limited for people with low incomes by three key factors. First medicines are often unaffordable because prices are set by rich country markets and may even be … Continue reading How can Medsin support better Access to Medicines?

adolescent health and confidence in who we are [by graham lister, chair of bot]

Posted by Adrienne Lee Mon, 13 Feb 2017 The WHO report "Health for the World’s Adolescents" published in 2014 highlights the fact that worldwide, for those between 10 and 19, depression is the predominant cause of illness and disability and suicide is one of the top three causes of deaths. For those countries where survey … Continue reading adolescent health and confidence in who we are [by graham lister, chair of bot]

parasite infection and its issues. why an integrated approach is the way forward? by diego f najera

Posted by Liban Ahmed Sun, 12 Feb 2017   Parasite infection and its issues. Why an integrated approach is the way forward? (By Diego F. Najera) Parasitic distribution and infection is an issue of relevance to global and local health, veterinarians and agricultural economy. Parasites can cause death, overt clinical disease and sub-clinical disease in … Continue reading parasite infection and its issues. why an integrated approach is the way forward? by diego f najera