The Right to Health Care KEY FACTS

The World Health Organization Constitution enshrines the highest attainable standard of health as a fundamental right of every human being.
The right to health includes access to timely, acceptable, and affordable health care of appropriate quality.
About 150 million people globally suffer financial catastrophe annually, and 100 million are pushed below the poverty line as a result of health care expenditure.
Vulnerable and marginalized groups in societies tend to bear an undue proportion of health problems.

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