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Report: mHealth could save one million lives in Africa

Mobile healthcare in developing countries in sub-Saharan Africa could help save as many as one million lives over the next five years, according to a new report from mobile industry organization GSMA in collaboration with PricewaterhouseCoopers.  The increased adoption of mHealth solutions could help save lives across the entire healthcare delivery chain, says the report, which credits the greater use of mobile connectivity in the fight against malaria, tuberculosis, AIDS/HIV and perinatal conditions in developing countries in Africa which account for 3 million deaths annually.  Read more here .