#Health

  • Article: World Health Organization Declares Ebola Outbreak a Global Health Emergency
    Health

    World Health Organization Declares Ebola Outbreak a Global Health Emergency

    By Joe McCarthy|July 17, 2019

    The outbreak has become the second deadliest in recorded history. Read more

  • Article: Ebola Has Spread to a Major Congolese City. Here's What That Could Mean.
    Health

    Ebola Has Spread to a Major Congolese City. Here's What That Could Mean.

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 16, 2019

    More than 2,500 have been infected during the current outbreak. Read more

  • Article: A South African Store Has Introduced a ‘Nude Wall’. But It’s Not What You Think.
    Environment

    A South African Store Has Introduced a ‘Nude Wall’. But It’s Not What You Think.

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 16, 2019

    Pick n Pay is cracking down on plastic pollution with an ingenious solution. Read more

  • Article: This NHS Worker’s Family Has Been Hit by Malaria and Polio. Now She’s Raising Her Voice.
    AdvocacyHealth

    This NHS Worker’s Family Has Been Hit by Malaria and Polio. Now She’s Raising Her Voice.

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 16, 2019

    Hauwa Mohammed is a true Global Citizen — we asked her why campaigning on health care is so vital. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Hero Who Travels by Bicycle to Collect Medicine for 2,000 People in Cape Town
    PartnerHealth

    Meet the Hero Who Travels by Bicycle to Collect Medicine for 2,000 People in Cape Town

    July 16, 2019|Beautiful News

    “South Africans will always make a plan to help one another.” Read more

  • Article: 20 Million Children Missed Out on Life-Saving Vaccines in 2018: Report
    Health

    20 Million Children Missed Out on Life-Saving Vaccines in 2018: Report

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Erica Sanchez|July 15, 2019

    Vaccination coverage has remained the same for almost 10 years. Read more

  • Article: 663 Million Children Lack Access to Basic Human Rights Like Clean Water
    Citizenship

    663 Million Children Lack Access to Basic Human Rights Like Clean Water

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 12, 2019

    Multidimensional poverty considers things like access to food and clean water. Read more

  • Article: The World Could Save $1 Billion a Day by Breastfeeding More
    Health

    The World Could Save $1 Billion a Day by Breastfeeding More

    July 12, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Breastfeeding can help prevent diarrhea and pneumonia, two major causes of infant death. Read more