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  • Article: Meet the Woman Changing West and Central Africa, One Child's Smile at a Time
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    Meet the Woman Changing West and Central Africa, One Child's Smile at a Time

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 11, 2019

    Nkeiruka Obi left her high-powered job as a banker to become a children’s rights ambassador. Read more

  • Article: These Are the Top 10 Healthiest Countries in the World
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    These Are the Top 10 Healthiest Countries in the World

    By Erica Sanchez|March 8, 2019

    According to the Bloomberg Healthiest Country Index. Read more

  • Article: Mali Is Providing Free Health Care to Pregnant Women and Children Under 5
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    Mali Is Providing Free Health Care to Pregnant Women and Children Under 5

    By Leah Rodriguez|March 7, 2019

    “We needed to do this a long time ago.” Read more

  • Article: US Homelessness Crisis Is a Health Issue, Doctors and Advocates Warn
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    US Homelessness Crisis Is a Health Issue, Doctors and Advocates Warn

    March 7, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The homeless tend to be readmitted to hospital more than the general population Read more

  • Article: This Disease Spread Through Bug Bites Kills Up to 30,000 People Each Year
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    This Disease Spread Through Bug Bites Kills Up to 30,000 People Each Year

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Diana Duong|March 5, 2019

    Ninety percent of cases are found in just seven countries. Read more

  • Article: 'Time's Up Healthcare' Empowers Health Workers in the #MeToo Era
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    'Time's Up Healthcare' Empowers Health Workers in the #MeToo Era

    March 1, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Health care workers are the second-largest group of people who have contacted Time's Up seeking help Read more

  • Article: Malawi Rolls Out Massive Cervical Cancer Vaccination Program
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    Malawi Rolls Out Massive Cervical Cancer Vaccination Program

    March 1, 2019|Voice of America

    The country has the world's highest rate of cervical cancer. Read more

  • Article: Doctors Without Borders Has to Close Ebola Treatment Center In DRC After Attack
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    Doctors Without Borders Has to Close Ebola Treatment Center In DRC After Attack

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 27, 2019

    The center’s at the heart of the Ebola outbreak in the country. Read more