#Health

  • Article: 'Breathe' Offers a New Take on Love In Hollywood — With a Story About Polio
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    'Breathe' Offers a New Take on Love In Hollywood — With a Story About Polio

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 23, 2017

    Global Citizen talked with “Breathe” producer Jonathan Cavendish. Read more

  • Article: The Reach Act Could Save Millions of Women and Children
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    The Reach Act Could Save Millions of Women and Children

    By Sasha Jenkins|Oct. 18, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Four Members of Congress have introduced the Reach Act in the House. Read more

  • Article: The World’s Poorest Women Also Lack Reproductive Care, and It Could Be Driving Global Inequality
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    The World’s Poorest Women Also Lack Reproductive Care, and It Could Be Driving Global Inequality

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 18, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Inequality starts before birth, a new UNFPA report finds. Read more

  • Article: US Navy Says Mostly Empty ‘Floating Hospital’ Off the Coast of Puerto Rico Is for Emergencies Only
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    US Navy Says Mostly Empty ‘Floating Hospital’ Off the Coast of Puerto Rico Is for Emergencies Only

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 18, 2017

    Puerto Rico’s public health system continues to deteriorate. Read more

  • Article: Health Officials Pledge to End Deaths from Cholera, ‘Disease of the Poor’
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    Health Officials Pledge to End Deaths from Cholera, ‘Disease of the Poor’

    By Shakira Donovan|Oct. 16, 2017

    Vaccines and Improved Sanitation Could Save Almost 100,000 Lives Read more

  • Article: HIV Cases Are Up 800% in This Region of Canada
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    HIV Cases Are Up 800% in This Region of Canada

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 13, 2017

    The number of HIV cases here are almost triple that of the rest of Canada. Read more

  • Article: First-Ever Street Mural by a Blind Artist Confronts Avoidable Blindness
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    First-Ever Street Mural by a Blind Artist Confronts Avoidable Blindness

    By Katie Dallas|Oct. 12, 2017

    A vital issue all should learn about this World Sight Day Read more

  • Article: These 13 Celebrities and World Leaders Have Spoken Out About Mental Illness
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    These 13 Celebrities and World Leaders Have Spoken Out About Mental Illness

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 10, 2017

    “Mental illness has no prejudice." Read more