Photos show the impossibly bad scene left by Harvey, with bayous, boat rescues -- and bodies.
In the months and years ahead, stress could damage individuals and families. When an earthquake wipes hometowns off maps, psychosocial care is critical and is always part of a long-term, comprehensive response.
The opportunity to make a difference is open to each of us nearly every day -- we just have to honor the impulse and act.
When traveling to areas devastated by earthquakes and violent storms, the physical damage is often apparent even before you step off the plane.
Isaac's greatest toll may be the results of its rainwater -- expected to amount to about eight to 12 inches on the island
Today, even though we have this information as well as how they are transmitted, there is still the likelihood of a widespread epidemic occurring if steps are not taken to protect our families and communities. Vaccination is one of these steps and by doing so you just might become a hero yourself.
Without access to reduced cost health care, the uninsured are more likely to wait longer, become sicker, and burden emergency departments, all at a greater cost to patient, facility, and taxpayer.