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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: This Canadian Province May Subsidize an HIV Prevention Drug
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    This Canadian Province May Subsidize an HIV Prevention Drug

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 16, 2018

    In 2016, there were 282 new HIV infections in Alberta. Read more

  2. Article: Serena Williams’ Scary Childbirth Story Is Part of a Larger Pattern of Discrimination Against Black Moms
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    Serena Williams’ Scary Childbirth Story Is Part of a Larger Pattern of Discrimination Against Black Moms

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 11, 2018

    An estimated 700 to 900 mothers die from childbirth in the US each year. Read more

  3. Article: Bill and Melinda Gates Are Paying Off Nigeria’s $76 Million Debt to Japan
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    Bill and Melinda Gates Are Paying Off Nigeria’s $76 Million Debt to Japan

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 11, 2018

    Nigeria owes Japan $76 million for a polio eradication loan. Read more

  4. Article: Mother Tells Justin Trudeau Families Need Help Dealing With Autism
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    Mother Tells Justin Trudeau Families Need Help Dealing With Autism

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 10, 2018

    The PM attended a town hall meeting in Nova Scotia where he was asked about Canada's strategy. Read more

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