The pilot program hopes to vaccinate at least 360,000 children a year in three countries, potentially saving thousands of lives.
Communicable diseases like HIV/AIDS and malaria have taken a terrible toll on Kenya and other African countries over the
About 13,000 people are ill with diarrhea and respiratory infections in densely populated Bangladesh.
By Andrea Hannah for Motherwell I have this yellow backpack. It stretches the length of my torso and puffs out at the top
"If countries don't know what makes people get sick and die, it's a lot harder to know what to do about it."
The Gates Foundation says responding to deadly outbreaks isn't its forte. But the Ebola crisis showed just how much global public health depends on the foundation.
On World Malaria Day, we must celebrate our progress. New malaria cases fell by 21 percent between 2010 and 2015 worldwide
This doesn’t just happen to people at the other side of the globe. This nearly killed me.
In many ways, I am lucky to be alive. Growing up in Nigeria, I suffered several bouts of malaria when I was young, with intense
Click here for more information on Work The World. A World Without Malaria? Dr. Melvin Sanicas, vaccinologist and public
Providing women-centered maternal health care at the community level All women deserve respectful, culturally sensitive, women
When someone yells at me, I get scared. I assume I did something wrong and they are right. I tend to be a people pleaser