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Neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) are a diverse group of communicable diseases that prevail in tropical and subtropical conditions in 149 countries and affect more than one billion people, costing developing economies billions of dollars every year. 460 more words

Current Affair

Going viral to end the neglect: A step in the right direction, but where to next?

Neglected (adj) /nɪˈɡlɛktɪd/: suffering a lack of proper care; not receiving proper attention; disregarded.

So, how is it a group of 17 disabling, communicable diseases that are endemic amongst those living in poverty constitute this category of… 924 more words

Global Disease Burden

Ignorance isN'T(D) bliss.

For those of us fortunate enough to be living in the developed world, the tropics and subtropics may be envisaged as regions of vast expanses of lush, green rainforests, or islands surrounded by crystal clear oceans and overwater bungalows. 436 more words

Global Disease Burden