by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on September 17, 2014
Newer vaccines and the presence of skilled healthcare workers during childbirth can cut mortality rates in half in some underdeveloped countries.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on September 16, 2014
The company that manufacturers a breakthrough Hepatitis C treatment is allowing some generic versions to enter the market.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on September 10, 2014
Researchers say that violence at home is an overlooked issue that deserves more international attention.
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by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on September 9, 2014 Updated: September 9, 2014
A new federal audit concludes that the Department of Homeland Security botched its disaster preparedness efforts.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on September 5, 2014
According to UNICEF, endemic levels of physical and emotional abuse are inflicted on children each day.
"This outbreak is moving ahead of efforts to control it."
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on September 4, 2014 Updated: September 4, 2014
A first-of-its kind report from a United Nations agency hopes to remove the stigma from talking about suicide prevention.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 26, 2014 Updated: August 26, 2014
A quarter of Americans think the virus might infect them or one of their family members in the next year.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 15, 2014
"Any child above six years old has now been exposed to three wars. We are talking about a traumatized generation."
There aren't actually any approved drugs to treat the deadly virus.