#Doctors

  • Article: Amid a Stand-off With the Government Over Unpaid Wages, Nigerian Doctors Call Off Strike

    Amid a Stand-off With the Government Over Unpaid Wages, Nigerian Doctors Call Off Strike

    By Akindare Okunola|June 23, 2020

    The doctors are calling off the strike to allow the government time to meet outstanding demands. Read more

  • Article: Doctors Fighting COVID-19 in Nigeria Are Striking to Protest Unpaid Wages and Lack of PPE

    Doctors Fighting COVID-19 in Nigeria Are Striking to Protest Unpaid Wages and Lack of PPE

    By Akindare Okunola|June 10, 2020

    This strike action comes at a critical time for Nigeria as the number of coronavirus cases climbs. Read more

  • Article: 5 Challenges Facing Health Care Workers in Nigeria as They Tackle COVID-19

    5 Challenges Facing Health Care Workers in Nigeria as They Tackle COVID-19

    By Akindare Okunola|June 9, 2020

    The health care challenges plaguing Nigeria’s already frail healthcare system have been exacerbated. Read more

  • Article: 8 Barriers to Good Health That People Living in Poverty Face

    8 Barriers to Good Health That People Living in Poverty Face

    By Brandon Wiggins|June 5, 2020

    A lack of electricity, sanitation, and basic treatment all contribute to health inequality. Read more

  • Article: Captain Tom Moore Will Be Knighted After Raising £32 Million for NHS Charities

    Captain Tom Moore Will Be Knighted After Raising £32 Million for NHS Charities

    By Helen Lock|May 20, 2020

    The former WW2 captain originally aimed to raise £1,000 to help fight COVID-19. Read more

  • Article: These Married Doctors Are Fighting COVID-19 Together in Latin America’s Epicenter

    These Married Doctors Are Fighting COVID-19 Together in Latin America’s Epicenter

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|April 17, 2020

    In Guayaquil, Ecuador, the hospitals are full. Read more

  • Article: NHS Staff Can Refuse To Treat Racist Or Sexist Patients

    NHS Staff Can Refuse To Treat Racist Or Sexist Patients

    By Helen Lock|Feb. 20, 2020

    A staff survey has found a rise in physical attacks on staff. Read more

  • Article: I Sat Outside a UK Government Building on Hunger Strike for 15 Days Demanding Climate Action

    I Sat Outside a UK Government Building on Hunger Strike for 15 Days Demanding Climate Action

    Aug. 14, 2019

    Cliff Kendall is one of 1,100 doctors supporting Extinction Rebellion’s climate action. Read more