Health Problems

Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) and Vaccines

Current estimates indicate that over 1 billion of the world’s poorest people are affected by neglected tropical diseases (NTDs). NTDs are typically found in areas of extreme poverty within Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Image Credit: bsd/Shutterstock.com Introduction By definition, a neglected tropical disease is a disease that causes significant illness for people around the […]