#vaccines

  • Article: Bill & Melinda Gates: Investing in Global Health Is Saving Lives, So We Can't Stop Now
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    Bill & Melinda Gates: Investing in Global Health Is Saving Lives, So We Can't Stop Now

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 17, 2019

    The Gateses have invested $10 million into global health initiatives in the last 10 years. Read more

  • Article: The World Health Organization Just Listed the Top 10 Global Health Threats for 2019
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    The World Health Organization Just Listed the Top 10 Global Health Threats for 2019

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 16, 2019

    The threats include climate change, the anti-vaxxer movement, and a looming pandemic. Read more

  • Article: WHO's Director-General Says It Is Committed to Ending Polio Forever
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    WHO's Director-General Says It Is Committed to Ending Polio Forever

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 11, 2019

    Polio is 99.9% eradicated, but it persists in three remaining countries. Read more

  • Article: The Flu Has Already Killed 3 Unvaccinated Preschoolers in This Canadian Province
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    The Flu Has Already Killed 3 Unvaccinated Preschoolers in This Canadian Province

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 10, 2019

    Vaccines act as the first line of defence against influenza. Read more

  • Article: The 10 Biggest Global Health Wins of 2018
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    The 10 Biggest Global Health Wins of 2018

    By Jackie Marchildon|Dec. 19, 2018

    This year puts us one step closer to achieving good health and well-being for all. Read more

  • Article: Pharma Giant Merck Cutting Its Supply of Life-Saving Vaccines for Children in West Africa
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    Pharma Giant Merck Cutting Its Supply of Life-Saving Vaccines for Children in West Africa

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 2, 2018

    More than 500,000 children in West Africa may not get the vaccine in 2018 and 2019. Read more

  • Article: An Ebola Case Was Just Discovered in a Town in the Congo Surrounded by Conflict
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    An Ebola Case Was Just Discovered in a Town in the Congo Surrounded by Conflict

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 28, 2018

    This could be very bad news for health workers. Read more

  • Article: Russian Trolls Tried to Meddle in Americans' Online Vaccine Debates
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    Russian Trolls Tried to Meddle in Americans' Online Vaccine Debates

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 24, 2018

    Vaccines work, and they are vital in the fight to ensure global health for all by 2030. Read more