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David Flood

Acute-on-chronic food insecurity in Guatemala

Aug. 14, 2014 –   The Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) released a report this week predicting a food security crisis in Central America in early 2015 due Read More

Anita Chary

The Disruption of the “See-And-Treat” Paradigm: Cervical Cancer Prevention in LMICs

Aug. 13, 2014 – In recent years in global health, visual inspection with acetic acid (VIA), or “the vinegar test,” has widely been heralded as a simple and cost-effective cervical Read More

James Hudspeth

“Africa, With U.S. Help, Graduates More Doctors” @NYTimes

Aug. 12, 2014 – I’m happy to see the work of the Medical Education Partnership Initiative making into the mainstream media, as a series of articles on their 4-year work is Read More

Suchita Shah

“Obesity Is Not the New Tobacco” 

Aug. 12, 2014 – Obesity Is Not the New Tobacco | Kapil Khatter. This interesting Huffington Post article by family physician Kapil Khatter highlights that the scourge of tobacco has by Read More

Tim Laux

Chronic Kidney Disease Epidemic in Central America

Aug. 12, 2014 – Compared to just a few years ago, there now seems to be a flurry of publications–at least monthly, if not more often–related to regional nephropathies. Read More

 

Journal Watch

Malaria Journal

In vitro antiplasmodial activity of cepharanthine

BMC Public Health

Immunization coverage of 12-23 months old children and associated factors in Jigjiga District,…

PLoSNTDs

The Effect of (-)-Epigallocatechin 3-O – Gallate In Vitro and In Vivo in Leishmania…

PLoSNTDs

Characterization of Digestive Involvement in Patients with Chronic T. cruzi Infection in…

PLoSNTDs

Isolation and Characterization of Two Novel Plasmids from Pathogenic Leptospira interrogans…

Global Health Action

Is the Alma Ata vision of comprehensive primary health care viable? Findings from an…

Global Health Action

Diarrhoea prevalence in children under five years of age in rural Burundi: an assessment of…

JAIDS

Malaria May Influence the Transmission of Kaposi Sarcoma Associated Herpesvirus in Endemic…

BMC Public Health

Prevalence and validity of self-reported smoking in Indigenous and non-Indigenous young adults…

BMC Public Health

‘Change means sacrificing a good life’: perceptions about severity of type 2 diabetes and…

BMC Intl Health and Human Rights

Socio-economic and demographic determinants of under-five mortality in rural northern Ghana

JAIDS

Decentralization of HIV Care and Treatment Services in Central Province, Kenya

JAIDS

Improved Retention of Patients Starting Antiretroviral Treatment in Karonga District, Northern…

Asia-Pacific JPH

Nutrition in the 21st Century: Riding the U-Shaped Wave