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CREDIBILITY OF HEALTHCARE PRACTITIONERS IN AFRICA

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The Hippocratic Oath clearly holds Physicians to a high standard in the course of pursuing their noble profession. It also gives them the responsibility of regarding the health and safety of their patients as their topmost priority.

 

What happens when Africans are exposed to unorthodox medical practitioners most of whom have no formal training and are unregulated by any recognized bodies?

 

Are the lives of millions of Africans being put in danger in the hands of 'alternative doctors' some of who claim to have the cure for everything including chronic conditions like hypertension and diabetes?

 

What should we do? Shall we embrace or wipe off the alternative medical industry? 

 

Join us as we explore this very important topic on African Health Dialogue

 

 

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