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Developing Countries Articles


Global fund to help defend tobacco control

19th March 2015

New global fund launched to help developing countries fend off challenges to tobacco control.

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Obesity quadrupled in developing world

3rd January 2014

A report from a UK think tank says obesity in the developing world has almost quadrupled since 1980.

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mHealth Alliance to give help to developing nations

17th September 2013

mHealth Expert Learning Programme to offer advice and other services.

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Smartphone app could help prevent blindness in poorest nations

16th August 2013

Smartphone app which uses the phone's camera to scan lens for cataracts can help prevent or cure blindness in developing countries.

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New resources to improve patient safety

4th February 2013

WHO has released resource package aimed at improving patient safety in hospitals in developing countries.

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Clinical trial concern

28th November 2012

Independent report voices concerns over outsourced clinical trials in developing world.

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Poor hospital care puts lives at risk in developing world

14th March 2012

Study finds more than one death per day in the Middle East and Africa that could have been prevented.

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Bush plans Africa trip

24th November 2011

George W Bush and Laura Bush to travel to Africa to highlight female cancers and diseases in developing countries.

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Royalty-free scheme for 'poor' diseases

1st November 2011

UN partnership to speed up the development of drugs for diseases suffered by the world's poorest people.

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Call for contraception aid in poor countries

20th October 2011

US Forum urges boost of aid for women in developing countries to help control their fertility.

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