#Health Care

  • Article: Venezuelan Crisis Will Put 1.1 Million Children in Need of Assistance, UN Says

    Venezuelan Crisis Will Put 1.1 Million Children in Need of Assistance, UN Says

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|April 5, 2019

    And 4.9 million people in the region may soon need humanitarian assistance. Read more

  • Article: What You Need to Know About the Global Fight Against Tuberculosis

    What You Need to Know About the Global Fight Against Tuberculosis

    March 22, 2019

    Tuberculosis (TB) is the world's most deadly infectious disease. Read more

  • Article: Zimbabwe Doctors Are on Strike Over Severe Lack of Medical Supplies

    Zimbabwe Doctors Are on Strike Over Severe Lack of Medical Supplies

    By Jerica Deck|March 15, 2019

    “I am just seeing patients, make a diagnosis and send them away to die.” Read more

  • Article: Several Injured in Deadly Attack on Newly Reopened Ebola Treatment Center in Congo

    Several Injured in Deadly Attack on Newly Reopened Ebola Treatment Center in Congo

    March 11, 2019|Voice of America

    Congo's health ministry has warned that the attacks could lead to an upsurge in Ebola cases. Read more

  • Article: Rural Hospitals in the US Are Closing at an Alarming Rate

    Rural Hospitals in the US Are Closing at an Alarming Rate

    By Sophie Maes|Jan. 23, 2019

    More than 600 hospitals are at risk of closing in the near future. Read more

  • Article: Half of the World's Poorest People Are Under 18, New Paper Says

    Half of the World's Poorest People Are Under 18, New Paper Says

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 8, 2019

    The researchers also found that people living in poverty don’t necessarily live in rural areas. Read more

  • Article: India Just Opened Its First Elephant Hospital — and the Pictures Are Amazing

    India Just Opened Its First Elephant Hospital — and the Pictures Are Amazing

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Carmen Singer|Nov. 19, 2018

    India is home to half of Asia’s elephant population. Read more

  • Article: Why Constance Wu, Cher, Laverne Cox, and Dozens More Women Want You to Vote

    Why Constance Wu, Cher, Laverne Cox, and Dozens More Women Want You to Vote

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 30, 2018

    “Vote. Because it matters.” Read more