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Health and Disease in Africa: Home

Emphasizing social science and historical resources rather than clinical research.

About This Guide

There are many resources for the study of health and disease in Africa as well as the study of individual diseases prevalent in Africa. This guide emphasizes non-clinical material. Tabs at the top will direct you to

  • Articles
  • Books
  • Websites
  • Statistics/mapping
  • Traditional Medicine
  • Tips on Writing & Citing

Worldwide HIV Distribution

HIV Prevalence in 2003 from Worldmapper. Worldmapper is a growing collection of world maps, where territories are re-sized on each map according to the subject of interest. Here you can see the prevalence of AIDS in Africa versus the rest of the world.

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Phil MacLeod
Philip S. MacLeod

Bibliographer for Latin American & Caribbean Studies, Luso-Hispanic Studies, African Studies and Comparative Literature

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