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Medical articles and insights for healthcare professionals in Africa.

Breast Cancer, Healthcare in Africa

DENIED! BEN AND THE FIGHT FOR CHEMO

By Godswill Boni, PharmD Benign ethnic neutropenia (BEN) is an inherited condition in which the absolute neutrophil count (ANC) is consistently below 1500 in a microliter …


Breast Cancer, Healthcare in Africa

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MEN GET IT TOO | BREAST CANCER  

By Godswill Boni, PharmD Breast cancer is a tumor originating in the epithelium of the ducts or lobules in the breast’s glandular tissue. When the …


Diabetes Management, Healthcare in Africa

Dietary Management of Type 2 Diabetes

Diabetes mellitus (DM) remains a global problem. The International Diabetes Federation predicts a 129% increase in people living with diabetes in Africa. Careful management of DM is …