by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 19, 2014 Updated: December 19, 2014
A million people have been injured because of the war, and the country's medical systems are crumbling.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 12, 2014 Updated: December 12, 2014
Amid the frenzy about a potential Ebola outbreak in the United States in recent months, many Americans may have forgotten about some more common deadly viruses.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on December 8, 2014 Updated: December 9, 2014
There may not be an approved vaccine to treat the deadly virus, but experts say that doesn't mean it's hopeless.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on December 3, 2014
The so-called "two finger test" has no scientific merit and is degrading to women, the international organization points out.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 1, 2014
Since 2001, annual estimates of the newly infected have fallen by nearly 40 percent.
by Kiley Kroh Posted on November 30, 2014 Updated: December 1, 2014
The rapidly worsening air quality in the Indian capital of Delhi has officials calling for drastic measures to address the growing public health emergency.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on November 21, 2014 Updated: November 21, 2014
While the epidemic is far from over, there are an increasing number of positive signs that the deadly virus' spread may be slowing.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on November 18, 2014 Updated: November 18, 2014
Drowning is one of the 10 leading causes of death worldwide, and it's an issue that disproportionately impacts children of color.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on November 7, 2014
“This guy wasn't putting forward political ideas, he was putting forward abuse that was derogatory to women and that’s just something, those are values abhorred in this country.”
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on November 5, 2014
“The World Health Organization has been trying to make this issue visible for ages. Now people can see for themselves.”