Arthritis is the term used to describe painful conditions of joints and bones. There are two main types of arthritis: osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.
AFGHANISTAN has the second highest maternal and neonatal mortality rates in the world. A woman dies approximately every 30 minutes from causes related to pregnancy and childbirth. Approximately 60 children out of 1,000 die during birth.
CLEFT lips and cleft palates affect many children in Afghanistan. In this issue of Sada-e Azadi, we look at the problems cleft lips and palates cause, and the help that is available.