Search Full Text
Now showing items 1-10 of 137
The 'Obligation' to Screen and Its Effect on Autonomy
In the United States, disease screening is offered to the public as a consumer service. It has been proposed that the act of ?consumption? is a manifestation of agency and that the decision to consume is an exercise of ...
Health as Freedom: Addressing Social Determinants of Global Health Inequities Through the Human Right to Development
In spite of vast global improvements in living standards, health, and well-being, the persistence of absolute poverty and its attendant maladies remains an unsettling fact of life for billions around the world and constitutes ...
Bridging the Divide: Global Governance of Trade and Health
The main institutions responsible for governing international trade and health-the World Trade Organization (WTO), which replaced the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) in 1995, and WHO-were established after ...
Medicine Prices, Availability, and Affordability in 36 Developing and Middle-Income Countries: A Secondary Analysis
BACKGROUND: WHO and Health Action International (HAI) have developed a standardised method for surveying medicine prices, availability, affordability, and price components in low-income and middle-income countries. Here, ...
Editorial. Health and Human Rights