HEALTHCARE & WELL-BEING
Issues surrounding health and healthcare till date still stands as one of the major global concerns, with a large number of persons globally being affected with one health related challenge or another; ranging from communicable and non-communicable diseases, poor or inadequate health/medical facilities/supplies, and to poor policies that ensures the protection and safeguard of those affected by certain health challenges.
That’s why LIFT4Africa in contributing to ‘Goal 3’ of the vision 2030 Sustainable Development Goals, is resolute in ensuring the Universal Health Coverage of all through advocacy, awareness creation and enabling policies that would ensure that healthcare services gets to the grassroots.
Health and it’s related issues are so vast, that’s why we at LIFT4Africa is focused on organising outreaches and sensitisation on (but not limited to) Diabetes, Sickle Cell Anemia, Malaria and HIV/AIDS. in so doing we tend to reduce the mortality rate associated to this health issues through enlightenment and screening.
WHO considers ‘airborne precautions’ for medical staff after study shows coronavirus can survive in air PUBLISHED MON, MAR 16 202012:24 PM EDTUPDATED MON, MAR 23 20208:23 PM EDTBerkeley Lovelace Jr.@BERKELEYJRNoah Higgins-Dunn@HIGGINSDUNNWilliam Feuer@WILLFOIAKEY...
March 17, 2020 March 17, 2020 – With COVID-19 on the forefront of nearly everyone’s minds, the Medical and Research Advisory Committee (MARAC) at SCDAA wants to provide information to our sickle cell community. Educating yourself about the coronavirus...
Even if the research goes well, a vaccine wouldn’t be available for widespread use for 12 to 18 months. SEATTLE — U.S. researchers gave the first shot to the first person in a test of an experimental coronavirus vaccine Monday — leading off a worldwide hunt for...