February 16, 2015 /
Al Jazeera America
As trials on blood and plasma finally progress, researchers ask how science could move faster in the next disaster.
February 15, 2015 /
With Syria engulfed in civil war, here are four stories of families struggling to stay together.
February 13, 2015
At a time of unprecedented risks a group of news outlets and journalism organizations endorse a set of standards for the protection of freelance journalists.
February 13, 2015 /
Locals overwhelmingly credit the US military with turning the tide of the Ebola crisis in Liberia, but nothing is simple when responding to a major global health emergency.
February 11, 2015 /
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Magazine
In Peru, many older adults risk age discrimination and maltreatment, yet the phenomenon remains largely hidden. Will elder abuse become the crime of the century?
February 8, 2015 /
No tourists, frightened Tatars, and Russians have taken all the jobs. Welcome to Crimea in winter.
February 6, 2015 /
The New Republic
Uruguayan President José Mujica may be the most beloved president in the world. Does he deserve the hype?
February 5, 2015 /
On her first ever deployment, Julia Hollingsworth saw a country that looked a lot like her birthplace of Trinidad.
February 3, 2015 /
The world's most pressing public health crisis isn't AIDS or Ebola or malaria—it's a soaring number of motorcycle fatalities. And it's costing developing countries billions.
January 30, 2015 /
To stop infected bodies from spreading the disease in Sierra Leone, health officials persuaded local leaders to change how villagers mourned.