#Health

  • Article: Hunger Is Linked to Testing Positive for HIV in South Africa, Says New Study
    Food & Hunger

    Hunger Is Linked to Testing Positive for HIV in South Africa, Says New Study

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 18, 2018

    And it warned that if food insecurity isn’t tackled, then targets for stopping HIV/AIDS will be miss Read more

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

    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
    Health

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

    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
    Health

    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

  • Article: The Weeknd Is Helping Communities Flourish Around the World
    Citizenship

    The Weeknd Is Helping Communities Flourish Around the World

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 4, 2018

    The musician has championed Black Lives Matter and maternal health. Read more

  • Article: Conflict in Africa Has Killed 5 Million Sick Children in 20 Years, Study Says
    Health

    Conflict in Africa Has Killed 5 Million Sick Children in 20 Years, Study Says

    Aug. 31, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The figure is much higher than previously estimated. Read more

  • Article: Universal Health Coverage Is Only Possible if We Beat These 5 Diseases
    Health

    Universal Health Coverage Is Only Possible if We Beat These 5 Diseases

    By Diana Duong|Aug. 31, 2018

    Before tackling UHC, the world must first eliminate these neglected tropical diseases. Read more