alcohol

Kenya Struggles with Rising Alcoholism

Despite legislative attempts to curb drinking, Kenya is still facing its greatest threat from alcohol abuse. Calamities associated with excessive intoxication – dementia, seizures, liver disease and early death – have done little to deter users.

OPINION: Fighting Killer Diseases Is Essential in the Post-2015 Agenda

Undeniably, the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) helped lift specific health concerns onto the global agenda.

Russian Health Going Down With Vodka

Sitting in the dining room of a Moscow hotel, manager Yulia Golovanova explains why she always likes to see Russians, rather than foreigners, bring guests in.