#Health care

  • Article: Ask an Expert: How Will the COVID-19 Vaccine Be Distributed to Everyone Who Needs It?

    Ask an Expert: How Will the COVID-19 Vaccine Be Distributed to Everyone Who Needs It?

    By Joe McCarthy|June 25, 2020

    James Fulker, spokesperson for GAVI, the Vaccine Alliance, addresses this pressing question. Read more

  • Article: Access to Health Care Around the World Is Not Equal. COVID-19 Proved That.

    Access to Health Care Around the World Is Not Equal. COVID-19 Proved That.

    By Joe McCarthy|June 23, 2020

    The pandemic has exposed the severely underfunded nature of global health care. Read more

  • Feature: 9 Ways Past Health Crises Have Shaped the Response to COVID-19
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    9 Ways Past Health Crises Have Shaped the Response to COVID-19

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|May 28, 2020

    From contact tracing to pop-up hospitals, past health crises have helped us tackle the current pande Read more

  • Feature: The Brave Faces on the Frontlines of the COVID-19 Crisis
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    The Brave Faces on the Frontlines of the COVID-19 Crisis

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Meg Black|April 16, 2020

    These photos showcase essential workers keeping us safe and the world in motion. Read more

  • Article: This Crisis Text Line Is an Emotional Lifeline For Frontline Workers During COVID-19

    This Crisis Text Line Is an Emotional Lifeline For Frontline Workers During COVID-19

    By Meg Black|April 13, 2020

    "For The Frontlines" is supporting the mental health of essential workers during the pandemic. Read more

  • Article: Hookworm Parasite Shows How Coronavirus Could Devastate Rural America

    Hookworm Parasite Shows How Coronavirus Could Devastate Rural America

    By Joe McCarthy|April 9, 2020

    The parasite, eradicated in much of the US, flourishes in low-income rural areas. Read more

  • Article: The World Health Organization Officially Declared Coronavirus a Pandemic

    The World Health Organization Officially Declared Coronavirus a Pandemic

    By Joe McCarthy|March 11, 2020

    “All countries can still change the course of this pandemic.” Read more

  • Article: AIDS Remains the Leading Killer of Young Women Worldwide: Report

    AIDS Remains the Leading Killer of Young Women Worldwide: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|March 6, 2020

    “The HIV epidemic holds a mirror up to the inequalities and injustices faced by women.” Read more