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

    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: Nearly Everything You Consume Is Contaminated by Microplastics, Report Says

    Nearly Everything You Consume Is Contaminated by Microplastics, Report Says

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|June 5, 2019

    Avoiding single-use plastics is the best way to avoid contamination. Read more

  • Article: Algeria and Argentina Have Officially Eliminated Malaria

    Algeria and Argentina Have Officially Eliminated Malaria

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 23, 2019

    Malaria killed 400,000 people in 2017. Read more

  • Article: Air Pollution Harms Every Part of Your Body, Research Shows

    Air Pollution Harms Every Part of Your Body, Research Shows

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 20, 2019

    Nearly 8.8 million people die prematurely each year due to air pollution. Read more

  • Article: The First-Ever Malaria Vaccine Program Just Launched in Malawi

    The First-Ever Malaria Vaccine Program Just Launched in Malawi

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Erica Sanchez|April 24, 2019

    Malaria kills over 400,000 people per year. Read more

  • Article: People Are Becoming Resistant to Antibiotics. Here's Why That's a Big, Global Problem.

    People Are Becoming Resistant to Antibiotics. Here's Why That's a Big, Global Problem.

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Erica Sanchez|April 12, 2019

    From Kenya to Canada, the end result is the same. Read more

  • Article: Infectious 'Kissing Bug' Disease Could Be Cured in Just 2 Weeks With New Treatment

    Infectious 'Kissing Bug' Disease Could Be Cured in Just 2 Weeks With New Treatment

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Erica Sanchez|March 15, 2019

    Chagas disease affects an estimated 6 to 7 million people around the world. Read more

  • Article: This Disease Spread Through Bug Bites Kills Up to 30,000 People Each Year

    This Disease Spread Through Bug Bites Kills Up to 30,000 People Each Year

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Diana Duong|March 5, 2019

    Ninety percent of cases are found in just seven countries. Read more