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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: Indigenous Infants in Canada Are More Likely to Die But a New Program Aims to Help That Grim Statistic
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    Indigenous Infants in Canada Are More Likely to Die But a New Program Aims to Help That Grim Statistic

    By Jackie Marchildon| May 26, 2017

    “We’ve parented our kids from millennia and we’re still here.” Read more

  2. Article: Nations Must Invest More in Pandemic Prevention, World Bank Says
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    Nations Must Invest More in Pandemic Prevention, World Bank Says

    May 25, 2017 |Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "We have to ensure we are prepared, so the next outbreak does not become the next pandemic." Read more

  3. Article: 10 Famous Canadians You Never Knew Had Polio
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    10 Famous Canadians You Never Knew Had Polio

    By Jackie Marchildon| May 25, 2017

    These are but a few well known Canadians that were once affected by polio. Read more

  4. Article: 1 Million People With AIDS in Africa Will Die if Trump's Budget Is Enacted, Experts Say
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    1 Million People With AIDS in Africa Will Die if Trump's Budget Is Enacted, Experts Say

    By James O'Hare| May 25, 2017

    “This budget threatens to trap millions more families in a cycle of poverty.” Read more

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