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Ncd Prevention

Learning from AIDS: Responding to Non-Communicable Diseases

Peter Piot | Posted 09.20.2012 | Impact
Peter Piot

We must rally the whole world around NCDs the way we did with AIDS. Communication messages came from the ground up. Souls were touched. There was a clear ask. It takes time, but we're making a good beginning in building the NCD movement.

Closing the NCD Divide: A Matter of Equity and Social Justice

Benn Grover | Posted 11.19.2012 | Impact
Benn Grover

Both young and old suffer from NCDs in developing countries. The farther down on the socioeconomic scale one goes, however, the higher the impact on younger populations.

Women Are a Powerful Solution to the NCD Crisis

Jill Sheffield | Posted 11.17.2012 | Impact
Jill Sheffield

We must seize this unprecedented global movement to improve policy and services on the ground for the most vulnerable women and children. Because when you take care of women, women take care of their children and indeed the whole world.

Vaccines to Prevent Chronic Infections

Seth Berkley, M.D. | Posted 11.22.2011 | Impact
Seth Berkley, M.D.

Effectively knocking out non-communicable diseases and the chronic infections that cause many of them will require a comprehensive effort, and immunization belongs at the very heart of such an approach.