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Healthy people are able to live fuller, happier lives. They are able to pull themselves out of extreme poverty. For pregnant mothers, newborns and children a healthy life requires vaccines and access to healthcare. Everyone must be healthy to end poverty.

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  1. Article: Scientists Hacked Mosquitoes to Help Fight Malaria
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    Scientists Hacked Mosquitoes to Help Fight Malaria

    By Jerica Deck|Feb. 20, 2019

    Malaria disproportionately affects communities living in poverty. Read more

  2. Article: Unvaccinated Teens in Vancouver Are Secretly Asking Doctors For Measles Vaccines
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    Unvaccinated Teens in Vancouver Are Secretly Asking Doctors For Measles Vaccines

    By Jackie Marchildon|Feb. 20, 2019

    A measles outbreak has been reported in BC. Read more

  3. Article: Malawi Just Carried Out Its First Ever Brain Tumour Surgery
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    Malawi Just Carried Out Its First Ever Brain Tumour Surgery

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 20, 2019

    But the country still falls short of the recommended one neurosurgeon to every 100,000 people. Read more

  4. Article: Australia Toughens Stance on Anti-Vaxxers With National TV Campaign
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    Australia Toughens Stance on Anti-Vaxxers With National TV Campaign

    By Madeleine Keck|Feb. 19, 2019

    The nation has introduced two additional measures to stop deaths from vaccine-preventable diseases. Read more

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