Massive Drug Shortage Hits Zimbabwe

The drug shortages in Zimbabwe have not only exposed the collapsing health delivery system but put millions of people at risk, especially the majority, who cannot afford private healthcare or medical insurance. Among those affected are people living with diabetes and asthma, who have raised alarm over the situation, which they say is dire and could further worsen their conditions.

  • Zimbabwe:   Drug Shortages Hit Clinics

    The Herald, 15 October 2018

    A serious shortage of drugs for chronic ailments including high blood pressure (BP) and diabetes has hit most rural health centres in Beitbridge West constituency where about 10… Read more »

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