Drowning causes 372,000 deaths annually, but no global prevention effort exists as of yet. One NGO, with help from a UK charity, is tackling the issue on the small island of Zanzibar.
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An Ebola plenary at this week’s World Health Summit in Berlin emphasized the call to better understand the biological mechanisms of the largest Ebola outbreak in history.
What happens without accountability and supplies in Uganda's remote health centers?
In the Dominican Republic, doctors often clash with education and religion over the use of contraceptives, contributing to the country's high number of pregnant teenagers.