by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on September 24, 2014 Updated: September 30, 2014
For Liberians living in the United States, watching the public health crisis unfold on television has been an agonizing experience.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on September 20, 2014
A worker infected with tuberculosis interacted with patients in Providence Memorial Hospital’s nursery for nearly a year before doctors diagnosed him with the disease.
by Hayes Brown Posted on September 18, 2014 Updated: September 19, 2014
The Medicines Sans Frontier doctor is on the front line in the fight against Ebola. But he can't do it without the world's help, he says.
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by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on September 5, 2014
"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 12, 2014
The untested treatment has raised several ethical questions for the international community.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 8, 2014
That doesn't mean the outbreak will spread across the world. But it does mean the whole world needs to be involved in helping to stop its spread in Western Africa.
by Zack Ford Posted on July 14, 2014
The World Health Organization wants all men who have sex with men to consider whether they should be taking medication to reduce their risk of HIV infection.
by Zack Ford Posted on June 2, 2014
Requiring surgery for transgender and intersex individuals to obtain legal equality is a violation of their human rights.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on May 31, 2014
As officials in Brazil frantically mount a last-minute campaign to combat the recent outbreak of dengue fever in the country before the beginning of the World Cup, new data has been released documenting the shocking resurgence of the disease.