Malnutrition and Mali: Food, Education, Global Health

The chart shows the nutritional deficiencies worldwide as measured by DALYs by the Global Burden of Disease study. Mali is clearly the most affected. Is there a fix?


The GBD Atlas: Holding Together the World of Health Measurement

As the mythology goes, Atlas was a titan, who heldĀ the sky on his shoulders and lived with the burden of keeping the Earth and celestial spheres separate. Before the Global Burden of Disease study, health was measured in mostly death rates and causes. However, even this seemingly simple measurement is often confounded by confused causes…