Childhood diseases – a major threat in Sub-Saharan Africa

Children in sub-Saharan Africa are now less likely to die from diarrhea and pneumonia. But these illnesses are still the most common causes of childhood death and sickness in most African countries, according to a new report published this week by the World Bank. Loss of health due to diarrheal diseases dropped 34% between 1990 and 2010; lower respiratory infections (LRIs) – such as …

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