May 28, 2015 /
A Pakistani military offensive uprooted 900,000 tribesmen from areas under Taliban-control, giving health workers in Bannu a rare opportunity to vaccinate people beyond their reach.
May 28, 2015
Papua New Guinea has the highest rate of tuberculosis in the Pacific, and the epidemic is being described as a national disaster.
May 28, 2015 /
During the Ebola outbreak, but also before, foreign assistance largely dodged national health systems—including the workforce that comprised them. The WHO's Jim Campbell explains.
May 27, 2015 /
An 18-year-old mother in the Dominican Republic grapples with how and when to teach her daughter about sex.
May 24, 2015 /
Billions of taxpayer dollars go to aid in a crisis, but neither a reporter on Ebola nor an economist looking at Haiti could figure out where the money went.
May 22, 2015 /
In California, a suburban family grapples with the impact of a rare, polio-like syndrome.
May 21, 2015
China’s deadly mining accidents hit the international news headlines frequently. But the country's top occupational disease, pneumoconiosis, kills three times as many miners each year.
May 19, 2015 /
Did NGOs profit from the Ebola epidemic while frontline nurses and other healthworkers went unpaid?
May 18, 2015 /
Yale Environment 360
Filmmaker Karim Chrobog looks at the staggering amount of food wasted in the U.S. – a problem with major human and environmental costs.
May 17, 2015 /
Al Jazeera America
Poor access to adequate care leads to tuberculosis 'hot zones' and the rise of multidrug-resistant strains.