Africa’s new killers. The scourge of diabetes and hypertension in SubSaharan Africa.

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The major drivers of the disease burden in Africa have always been communicable diseases like malaria, diarrhea, tuberculosis, and a surge in HIV/AIDS at the turn of 1990. Largely due to the collective efforts of the international community, diagnosis of new HIV infect...

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75 Top-Notch Medical Blogs Every Health Care Pro Should Know

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No matter how much you know about a particular medical field, as a health care professional, you always need to be thinking about what’s next. Thanks to advances in technology, new clinical studies, and ever-changing health care policy, there’s always more to know. But there is a downside. Simpl...

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Nigeria Has Africa's Largest Population Of Displaced Persons – Report

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Refugees and internally displaced persons: IDPs: 1,702,680 (northeast Nigeria; Boko Haram attacks and counterinsurgency efforts in northern Nigeria; communal violence between Christians and Muslims in the middle belt region, political violence; flooding; forced evictions; cattle rustling; competitio...

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Borno State, Nigeria: Mapping Informal IDP Sites and Assessing Barriers to Service Access - Research Terms of Reference, 11 January 2018 Version 1

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Since May 2013, the Boko Haram insurgency in northern Nigeria has resulted in destroyed infrastructure, provoked severe livelihoods erosion and triggered the displacement of over 1.3 million people in Borno state, out of which 265,782 are in Maiduguri. The humanitarian situation of internally displa...

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Nigeria Refugees and internally displaced persons

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ShareThis Refugees and internally displaced persons: IDPs: 1,702,680 (northeast Nigeria; Boko Haram attacks and counterinsurgency efforts in northern Nigeria; communal violence between Christians and Muslims in the middle belt region, political violence; flooding; forced evictions; cattle rustling;...

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