“If you had asked me in January 2014 to explain what malaria was and how it was transmitted from person to person, I would not have known the answer” Joanne Power shares her PhD experience, including stories from Glasgow’s chip shops.
Apart from the diversity of symptoms caused by mosquito-borne diseases, other symptoms, less known by health services can occur like ocular symptoms. Justine Rougé explores.
Chagas disease, also known as American trypanosomiasis, is a vector-borne disease that can cause death. It is estimated around 8 million people are infected worldwide, mostly in Latin America where the disease represents a public health problem.