Tag Archives: global health

In Memoriam: Babatunde Osotimehin

The world has lost a champion for women’s health globally with the death of the UNFPA director and former Nigerian Health Minister.

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Holy Shit!

India has 17% of the worlds population but accounts for 60% of all people with no access to toilets.

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The Connection Between Toilets and Rape in India

Around 65 percent of the rural population in India defecates in the open – this puts women at risk.

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Ebola: America, Stay Calm and Carry On

How America’s knee-jerk response to Ebola is hurting West Africa.

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Nurses Urgently Needed: Another Critical Global Shortage

Why nurses need us to care.

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Health Diplomacy vs. Health Terrorism

Two sides of a deadly coin.

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9 Facts: The World’s Polio Problem

Polio is still a big problem for poor, war torn countries.

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How China Leaves Mental Health Problems Unaddressed

China lacks the manpower and training to handle an epidemic of mental illness.

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Too Much Salt: A Truly Global Health Problem

Adults consume too much salt, in a staggering 181 of 187 countries studied

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