The South Africa Non-Communicable Diseases Alliance (SA NCDs Alliance) is raising concern over the systemic neglect of non-communicable conditions (NCDs) like obesity, diabetes, high blood pressure, cancer, asthma and mental health problems due to neglected NCDs prevention and treatment.
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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] 20 civil society alliances in mainly low- and middle-income countries, including the South African Non-Communicable Diseases Alliance, were awarded grants to accelerate the response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The grants, made by the...
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Compared with the advances against communicable
diseases, there has been inadequate progress in preventing
and controlling premature death from NCDs. However, countries need comprehensive
strategies to reduce these causes of death more effectively to achieve global targets by 2030
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WHY? PLWD -People living with diabetes- who are infected have a higher chance of getting a serious form of COVOD-19. So we want you to stay healthy, on stay on your treatment plan and stay at home. WHAT? We offer support to PLWD so that you can best self manage while...
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