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  • Article: Your ZIP Code Might Determine Your Lifespan
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    Your ZIP Code Might Determine Your Lifespan

    By Sophie Maes|Sept. 18, 2018

    Stilwell residents could expect to die a quarter of a century before their peers. Read more

  • Article: Child Deaths from Preventable Causes Have Been Cut in Half Since 2000
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    Child Deaths from Preventable Causes Have Been Cut in Half Since 2000

    Sept. 18, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Six million children worldwide died last year from preventable diseases and other complications. Read more

  • Article: Here’s What It’s Like to Give Birth in 3 African Countries
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    Here’s What It’s Like to Give Birth in 3 African Countries

    By Diana Duong|Sept. 17, 2018

    How the Global Financing Facility has made a difference in three front-runner countries. Read more

  • Article: Zimbabwe Is Facing a 'Very Dire' Cholera Outbreak
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    Zimbabwe Is Facing a 'Very Dire' Cholera Outbreak

    Sept. 14, 2018|Voice of America

    More than 2,000 cases of cholera and other waterborne diseases have been reported. Read more

  • Article: Australia Strives to Make the Nation's Health Care System More Accessible for Migrants
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    Australia Strives to Make the Nation's Health Care System More Accessible for Migrants

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 12, 2018

    Miscommunication as a result of language barriers is a growing health problem. Read more

  • Article: England's Poorest Residents Get 19 Fewer Years of Good Health Than Its Richest
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    England's Poorest Residents Get 19 Fewer Years of Good Health Than Its Richest

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 11, 2018

    These “stubborn inequalities” should not still exist. Read more

  • Article: This Bangladeshi Doctor Is Using Plastic Bottles to Save Children's Lives
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    This Bangladeshi Doctor Is Using Plastic Bottles to Save Children's Lives

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 10, 2018

    Mohamad Chisti couldn’t stand watching another infant die of pneumonia. Read more

  • Video: Why Ending HIV Starts With Empowering Women and Girls
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    Why Ending HIV Starts With Empowering Women and Girls

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 7, 2018|Johnson & Johnson

    Women and girls make up about 75% of new HIV infections in sub-Saharan Africa. Read more