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The impact of chronic conditions on medical aid costs in Africa

The impact of chronic conditions on medical aid costs in Africa

Africa, along with poor countries in Asia and Latin America, bears a disproportionate share of the global burden of chronic diseases. According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), the continent will have the greatest increase in death rates from cardiovascular disease, cancer, respiratory disease, and diabetes during the next ten years.  The increased life expectancy, […]