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August 2017

1.7 million deaths of children under 5 are linked to the environment.

According to WHO, each year 1.7 million deaths of children under 5 are linked to the environment. Reducing environmental risks can save lives.

Opioids Toxification and Detoxification

On Wednesday, August 16, 2017,  Dr. James Gude-Clinical Professor at UCSF will speak on Opioids Toxification and Detoxification. 
Called the "modern day plaque" by Dr. Walters," deaths from overusing opioids are at an all time high. The CDC says: "From 2000 to 2015 more than half a million people died from drug overdoses. Realizing that 91 Americans die every day from a preventable entity is heartbreaking. "President Trump committed to addressing America’s drug crisis.

Severe Malaria in a Resource-Constrained Setting

Malaria Carrying Anopheles Mosquito

According to the World Health Organization(WHO), "nearly half of the world's population is at risk of malaria.  In 2015, there were roughly 212 million malaria cases and an estimated 429 000 malaria deaths. Increased prevention and control measures have led to a 29% reduction in malaria mortality rates globally since 2010." On Wednesday, August 9, 2017,  Dr. K. Odinaka and Dr. C.. Azunna will present a case discussion onSevere Malaria in a Resource-Constrained Setting