Malaria Prevention & Treatment

Malaria Prevention & Treatment

What is Malaria? Malaria is a deadly disease transmitted to people by mosquitoes. Malaria was eliminated in the U.S. in 1951, but it remains one of the most serious global health problems. Pregnant women and children are most at risk of dying from malaria, but the disease is both preventable and treatable. In 2017, Jhpiego-supported programs provided 4.9

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Infection Prevention & Control

Simple Solutions Save Lives Infections that patients get while receiving care in a health facility harm hundreds of millions of people each year. Health providers themselves are at risk too. We work with ministries of health to build their countries’ ability to prevent and control these types of avoidable infections—for the sake of patients and

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Cervical & Breast Cancer Prevention & Treatment

Breast Health Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women, with more than 2 million newly diagnosed in 2018, and is the leading cause of cancer deaths in women, with more than 626,000 deaths in 2018. Breast cancer is often diagnosed very late in low- and middle-income countries, which increases mortality rates. The

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