#Health Care

  • Article: Doctor Uses Minivan to Offer Melbourne’s Homeless Free Medical Care

    Doctor Uses Minivan to Offer Melbourne’s Homeless Free Medical Care

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 27, 2019

    "It’s a general practice — just in a bus.” Read more

  • Article: 'Easily Treatable' Cancers Kill Thousands in the Pacific Each Year

    'Easily Treatable' Cancers Kill Thousands in the Pacific Each Year

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 13, 2019

    Almost 10,000 Pacific islanders die every year from cancer due to a lack of treatment services. Read more

  • Article: Australia Steps Up and Pledges $19 Million to Support Health Care in the Pacific

    Australia Steps Up and Pledges $19 Million to Support Health Care in the Pacific

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 9, 2019

    The commitment includes $13 million toward combating tuberculosis in the region. Read more

  • Video: These Ugandan Health Workers Are Also Micro-Entrepreneurs
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    These Ugandan Health Workers Are Also Micro-Entrepreneurs

    June 3, 2019|Cisco

    Cisco helps them stay in touch with their clients and optimize their business operations. Read more

  • Article: 5 Reasons to Celebrate Midwives Today — and Every Day
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    5 Reasons to Celebrate Midwives Today — and Every Day

    By Sushmita Roy|May 3, 2019

    In some countries, nurses and midwives make up 63% of the health care workforce. Read more

  • Article: Gender Inequality Is Preventing Global Access to Reproductive and Sexual Health Care

    Gender Inequality Is Preventing Global Access to Reproductive and Sexual Health Care

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|April 11, 2019

    Hundreds of millions of women are not able to choose what happens to their bodies. Read more

  • Article: How Mass Rape in Rwanda's Genocide Changed Its Response to HIV/AIDS

    How Mass Rape in Rwanda's Genocide Changed Its Response to HIV/AIDS

    April 11, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    This week marks the 25th anniversary of Rwanda's genocide. Read more

  • Article: This Ghanaian Start-Up Is Helping to Make Medicine More Affordable

    This Ghanaian Start-Up Is Helping to Make Medicine More Affordable

    April 10, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Drug prices in some African countries are marked up by middlemen and often become too expensive. Read more