Treating endemic non-communicable diseases (NCD) is a global health priority. Members of this community share effective approaches to combating NCDs in poor populations everywhere.

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Gene Bukhman
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Division of Global Health Equity; Harvard Medical School, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine; Partners In Health - PIH

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Endemic NCD

By Gebreamlak Gidey Abebe on 06 Aug, 2015 0 Replies

this is the common problem in developing countries. Excuse me, Sr/madam could you share me the update articles on this issue if you have?

Doxorubicin toxicity

By DOMINIC MOYO on 02 Aug, 2015 4 Replies

Dear all I work in Malawi, paediatric oncology unit at one of the busiest if not the busiest hospital around. Of late we have developed a question to look at how much does malnutrition affects chemotherapy.. particularly looking at doxorubicin…

Portrayal of cancer in Popular cinema

By Sanghamitra Pati on 01 Aug, 2015 0 Replies

Dear All, wish you all a very good morning and weekend. One of special interest for research and advocacy has been how popular media view and represent /portray NCDs and its risk factors. In this regard, I had done and implication on public psychology.…

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Bassam Saeed

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Community to Community

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Syrian Arab Republic

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shadan abdullah

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Ministry of Health

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Caroline Hensley

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United States