Epilepsy - an Overlooked, Under-Managed Illness in Africa

Epilepsy is the most common serious chronic brain disorder in the world. More than 50 million people are affected by the condition. A fifth live in Africa. About 3% of Malawi's of 18 million people has epilepsy and some sufferers have been killed after communities accused them of being vampires, writes Jacob Mugumbate in The Conversation Africa.



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