#Health

  • Article: People Crowdfunded Nearly $1M to Help Charlottesville Victims With Health Bills
    Health

    People Crowdfunded Nearly $1M to Help Charlottesville Victims With Health Bills

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 18, 2017

    It ultimately exposes the financial insecurity many people face. Read more

  • Article: This WNBA Player Has Donated Her Entire Salary to Charity for Three Years Running
    Health

    This WNBA Player Has Donated Her Entire Salary to Charity for Three Years Running

    By Phineas Rueckert|Aug. 18, 2017|WNBA

    She’s trying to prevent the leading cause of death in the United States. Read more

  • Article: In 8 Years, Renewable Energy Has Saved 12,700 American Lives, Report Finds
    Environment

    In 8 Years, Renewable Energy Has Saved 12,700 American Lives, Report Finds

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 18, 2017

    The long-term financial benefits are enormous. Read more

  • Article: Menstruation Huts Are Illegal in Nepal, But Girls on Periods Are Still in Danger There
    Girls & Women

    Menstruation Huts Are Illegal in Nepal, But Girls on Periods Are Still in Danger There

    Aug. 17, 2017|News Deeply and CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Activists say more work must be done to ensure “the law covers all discriminatory practices.” Read more

  • Article: This Technology Could Prevent Mosquito-Borne Pathogens
    Health

    This Technology Could Prevent Mosquito-Borne Pathogens

    By Tess Sohngen|Aug. 16, 2017

    “Gene drive” could be the answer to mosquito-borne diseases — or the next biological nightmare. Read more

  • Article: Zimbabwe Nurse Wins International Award For Her Tuberculosis Research
    Health

    Zimbabwe Nurse Wins International Award For Her Tuberculosis Research

    By Madison Feser|Aug. 15, 2017

    Her work will save the lives of countless HIV patients diagnosed with TB. Read more

  • Article: In a Major Breakthrough, Scientists Can Create Polio Vaccines in Plants
    Health

    In a Major Breakthrough, Scientists Can Create Polio Vaccines in Plants

    By Madison Feser|Aug. 15, 2017

    The new vaccine will be a major game-changer in polio eradication. Read more

  • Article: 8 Photos of the Deadly Monsoon Rains That Struck South Asia
    Health

    8 Photos of the Deadly Monsoon Rains That Struck South Asia

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 14, 2017

    The humanitarian crisis is just beginning. Read more