10 11, 2015

Thirty years of the Well Baby Clinic

By |2018-02-14T23:36:50+00:00November 10th, 2015|Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Health, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health, Mexico|

By Blanca Lomeli The year was 1985, and it started that summer. I was an intern with PCI in Tijuana and I [...]

25 03, 2015

A Reminder of World Tuberculosis Day, Yesterday

By |2015-03-25T20:51:53+00:00March 25th, 2015|Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Health, HIV/AIDS, Mexico, Tuberculosis|

Yesterday was World Tuberculosis Day. If you missed it, you are not alone. Nearly one person in three is estimated to have [...]

11 03, 2015

A Foundation for Healthy Communities

By |2015-03-11T16:51:40+00:00March 11th, 2015|Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Health, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health, Mexico|

The foundation for a healthy life begins at birth with immunizations for children and nutrition education for mothers. Through generous support from [...]

21 03, 2014

With A Little Help From My Friends, Improving TB Prevention and Control

By |2014-03-21T21:26:50+00:00March 21st, 2014|Disease Prevention & Mitigation, From the Leadership, Health, Mexico, Tuberculosis|

In 1953, Richard Starkey contracted a disease that put him in a sanatorium for two years. During his second year there, he [...]

27 09, 2013

Turning the Tide Against Tuberculosis in Mexico

By |2013-09-27T20:29:32+00:00September 27th, 2013|Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Health, Mexico, Tuberculosis|

Globally, one third of the world’s population is infected with the bacterium that causes tuberculosis (TB). Each year, over nine million people [...]

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