#health care

  • Article: This Nonprofit Is Tackling COVID-19 by Improving Health Systems From Nursing Homes to Refugee Camps

    This Nonprofit Is Tackling COVID-19 by Improving Health Systems From Nursing Homes to Refugee Camps

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 28, 2020

    International Medical Corps aims to improve quality of life for people around the world. Read more

  • Article: Most Brits Want to Prioritise Well-Being Over Economic Growth Amid COVID-19 Crisis: Poll

    Most Brits Want to Prioritise Well-Being Over Economic Growth Amid COVID-19 Crisis: Poll

    By Helen Lock|May 11, 2020

    Campaigners said the results of the poll show that politicians shouldn’t focus on GDP alone. Read more

  • Article: 7 Stand-Out Moments From 'One World: Together At Home'

    7 Stand-Out Moments From 'One World: Together At Home'

    By Leah RodriguezHelen Lock  and  Catherine Caruso|April 19, 2020

    All the stirring, uplifting, and tear-jerking highlights of the night. Read more

  • Article: Canadian Companies Are Using Their Facilities to Make Protective Equipment During COVID-19 Crisis

    Canadian Companies Are Using Their Facilities to Make Protective Equipment During COVID-19 Crisis

    By Meg Black|April 16, 2020

    These companies are retooling to keep health care workers on the frontlines safe. Read more

  • Article: Why Good Health and Well-Being Are Vital to Ending Extreme Poverty

    Why Good Health and Well-Being Are Vital to Ending Extreme Poverty

    By Helen Lock|April 7, 2020

    Poor health outcomes are both a symptom and a cause of extreme poverty, here's why. Read more

  • Article: Racial Bias in Health Care Is Killing Mothers Around the World

    Racial Bias in Health Care Is Killing Mothers Around the World

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 10, 2019

    This Mother’s Day, let’s acknowledge the need for change in maternal health systems worldwide. Read more

  • Article: A 'Caravan' of Americans Just Traveled to Canada for More Affordable Insulin

    A 'Caravan' of Americans Just Traveled to Canada for More Affordable Insulin

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 7, 2019

    Insulin can cost about 10 times more in the US than in some parts of Canada. Read more

  • Article: These Indian Patients Wait for Months in Tents to Receive Hospital Care

    These Indian Patients Wait for Months in Tents to Receive Hospital Care

    By Jerica Deck|Jan. 10, 2019

    The AllMS India Medical Science Center has about 8,000 visitors per day. Read more