Tag: "desperation" at medical news
Policy Methods For Eliminating Child Labor
...ree that sending children out to work is an act of desperation
on the part of the parents, it seems reasonable to expect that parents would not send their children to work if their own wages were higher or employment prospects better," the authors say in their paper. Governments should occupy themselves with imp...
Setbacks To Health Progress In Central America
...tion hamperingaccess to displaced populations, and desperation
from the loss of lives and offamily members, having abandoned their houses and their lands, make thesituation more urgent." Today, Central America faces three distinct and separate problems, Dr. Rosessaid. The first is dealing with populations in ar...
This year's Wakley Prize essays
...ctions), Dr Jaime Miranda recalls the struggle and desperation
for patients and doctors trying to tackle tuberculosis in Peru: 'The commonest aspect of these stories is not the disease itself. It is the fact that money draws the line, sometimes, and maybe most of the time, between life and death.' ...