Dr Ei Thuzar Ag performs an electrocardiogram on a patient at Damaparla Monastery, East Dagon township (PHOTO: Whitney Light)
A BBHC pharmacist fills prescriptions for patients right after they see a doctor (PHOTO: Whitney Light )
Dr Ei Cho (left) and Dr May Kyaw Thet examine a patient X-ray (PHOTO: Whitney Light)

The rising scourge of diabetes

On 14 November, International World Diabetes Day , photographer Whitney Light captures the haphazard management of diabetes in Burma owing to low health literacy , poverty and inaccessibility to proper…