Diabetes, also known as diabetes mellitus, inhibits the body’s ability to manage blood sugar levels. A serious long term health condition, i

Faith Positive

Our Faith Positive champions visit places of worship to start conversations about HIV stigma and discrimination. By staging presentations an

Faith Positive Plus

Our Faith Positive champions offer a ‘buddying’ programme for church congregations across London. This programme provides peer support for n


Tuberculosis is a bacterial disease, it is contagious and is spread when an infected person coughs or sneezes. Although it usually affects t

African Mentoring Initiative

AHPN is proud to be involved in the development and building of African Mentoring Initiative (AMI). AMI is a mentoring initiative organised

African Yams

African Yams is part of Side by Side, a programme that aims to improve the lives of people experiencing mental health problems in Northampto

Lassa Fever in Nigeria

Almost half a century after the discovery of Lassa fever in Nigeria and earlier this year , a large amount of lives were affected in the cou


Cancer is an illness caused by an abnormal growth of cells in the body. In the UK, someone is diagnosed with cancer every two minutes, and t

Mental Health

Mental ill health is the largest single cause of disability in the UK, contributing almost 23% of the overall burden of disease. The most co

Poor Medicine practise in Africa

Some Studies from the BMC Public Health Journal has been published showing the poor prescription practise in the African region and among ph

Childhood Obesity in the UK

Health experts and leading supermarket chains have raised concerns over the government’s childhood obesity plan. The British Medical Associa


A stroke happens when the blood supply to part of the brain is cut off. Every year over 150,000 people have a stroke and it is the third la

National Minority Health Month

African Americans and Hispanics are affected by Diabetes and Hypertension at higher rates than other ethnicities. Proper management of blood

Human Trafficking in UK

A lot of individuals are brought to the UK for domestic violence, sexual exploitation, forced labour etc. and they all experience post -trau

How healthy are you?

Public Health England is launching a campaign called One You! The ONE YOU campaign is the first nationwide campaign to address preventable