Geography medical

The geography of health - the branch of medicine that studies the regularities of human diseases in various geographical zones of the globe. This primarily refers to diseases directly related to the specific natural conditions (goiter endemic malaria, plague, tularemia, leishmaniasis, some worms, separate ricketsiosis, leptospirosis and other).
The study of natogeorgia (geography diseases) is of great importance for the prevention and eradication of many diseases.