#Health

  • Article: Trump’s Budget Cuts Could Result in Resurgence of AIDS
    Health

    Trump’s Budget Cuts Could Result in Resurgence of AIDS

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 30, 2017

    Three people are infected with HIV every minute, according to UNAIDS. Read more

  • Article: Johnson & Johnson and Partners Are Bringing the World One Step Closer to an HIV Vaccine
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    Johnson & Johnson and Partners Are Bringing the World One Step Closer to an HIV Vaccine

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 30, 2017

    Johnson & Johnson and partners have begun studies of a vaccine that could save millions of lives. Read more

  • Article: Malaria Is on the Rise Due to Lack of Funding, WHO Report Says
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    Malaria Is on the Rise Due to Lack of Funding, WHO Report Says

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 29, 2017

    WHO warns that without additional funding, malaria cases could continue to increase. Read more

  • Article: $30 Billion ‘Fake Medication’ Industry Is Killing People Around the World, WHO Says
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    $30 Billion ‘Fake Medication’ Industry Is Killing People Around the World, WHO Says

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 29, 2017

    Counterfeit drugs and poor-quality medications can put entire communities are great risk. Read more

  • Article: This 71-Year-Old Polio Survivor Has to Scrounge for Parts for His Iron Lung
    Health

    This 71-Year-Old Polio Survivor Has to Scrounge for Parts for His Iron Lung

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 23, 2017

    Paul Alexander is proof the fight to end polio is not yet over. Read more

  • Article: An Indian Health Minister Just Said Cancer Is 'Caused by Sins' and People Are Outraged
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    An Indian Health Minister Just Said Cancer Is 'Caused by Sins' and People Are Outraged

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 23, 2017

    “God makes us suffer when we sin.” Read more

  • Article: 6 Things That Could Happen if Sea Levels Rise by 11 Feet This Century
    Environment

    6 Things That Could Happen if Sea Levels Rise by 11 Feet This Century

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 21, 2017

    The last time the world was this warm was 3 million years ago. Read more

  • Article: Cigarettes Need to Be Taxed More to Reduce Number of Smokers in Canada, Report Says
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    Cigarettes Need to Be Taxed More to Reduce Number of Smokers in Canada, Report Says

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 21, 2017

    Bad news for smokers could mean good news for Canadians’ health. Read more