global health

New effort ranks drugmakers by impact

Jan 23, 2015
The idea is to give companies another incentive to treat infectious diseases.
Posted In: global health, geneva, malaria
Airmen from the 633rd Medical Group of the U.S. Air Force unload equipment for a hospital to aid Liberian health workers infected with Ebola on Oct. 8 near Monrovia, Liberia.

Private donors keep pace with government Ebola funding

Oct 14, 2014
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg joins Bill Gates and others with $25 million pledge
Posted In: Ebola, global health, CDC
A real human brain is seen on display as part of a previous exhibit at the At-Bristol Science Centre in England. World Mental Health Day takes place Friday, Oct. 10, 2014.

How companies help workers with their mental health

Oct 10, 2014
Only 45 percent say they get help from employers to meet mental health needs.
Posted In: mental health, world mental health day, global health

Inside the work of Ebola 'Disease Detectives'

Oct 7, 2014
'Geeky problem solvers' who keep tabs on people potentially exposed to Ebola.
Posted In: Ebola, Health, global health

Heaven in Rwanda

Nov 25, 2013
Josh Roxin and his wife Alissa moved to Rwanda for health and development, but opened a restaurant instead.
Posted In: rwanda, global health, international aid, development