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  • Article: This Program Empowers the World's Girls by Bringing Health Classes to Their Communities
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    This Program Empowers the World's Girls by Bringing Health Classes to Their Communities

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 18, 2019

    “We’re arming girls and young women to make decisions for themselves.” Read more

  • Article: This Neglected Tropical Disease Just Hit a Historic Low Worldwide
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    This Neglected Tropical Disease Just Hit a Historic Low Worldwide

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 18, 2019

    In 1986, there were an estimated 3.5 million cases every year across 21 countries. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Discover Rare Worm Bacteria Can Ward Off Malaria-Carrying Mosquitoes
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    Scientists Discover Rare Worm Bacteria Can Ward Off Malaria-Carrying Mosquitoes

    By Jerica Deck|Jan. 17, 2019

    A new study found the repellent in parasitic nematodes Read more

  • Article: This New Malaria-Fighting Drug Is Literally Made With Gold
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    This New Malaria-Fighting Drug Is Literally Made With Gold

    By Madeleine Keck|Jan. 17, 2019

    Researchers have developed a new anti-malarial drug from gold-containing molecules. Read more

  • Article: Bill & Melinda Gates: Investing in Global Health Is Saving Lives, So We Can't Stop Now
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    Bill & Melinda Gates: Investing in Global Health Is Saving Lives, So We Can't Stop Now

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 17, 2019

    The Gateses have invested $10 million into global health initiatives in the last 10 years. Read more

  • Article: 15 Displaced Syrian Children Died Due to a Lack of Medical Care in the Past Month
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    15 Displaced Syrian Children Died Due to a Lack of Medical Care in the Past Month

    By Jerica Deck|Jan. 16, 2019

    The youngest child was only one hour old. Read more

  • Article: The World Health Organization Just Listed the Top 10 Global Health Threats for 2019
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    The World Health Organization Just Listed the Top 10 Global Health Threats for 2019

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 16, 2019

    The threats include climate change, the anti-vaxxer movement, and a looming pandemic. Read more

  • Article: Pakistan's Supreme Court Urges Rule Limiting Families to 2 Children
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    Pakistan's Supreme Court Urges Rule Limiting Families to 2 Children

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 16, 2019

    The government seeks a solution for the country’s overpopulation. Read more