4 11, 2015

Woman HIV Educator Fulfills Childhood Dream of Helping Those in Need In Zambia

By |2018-02-14T23:35:47+00:00November 4th, 2015|Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Health, HIV/AIDS, Zambia|

Limpo Likisi has ventured into areas where many young Zambian women would never set foot. As a community peer educator, lay HIV [...]

31 07, 2015

World Breastfeeding Week: How to Help Your Newborn Grow Up Healthy

By |2018-02-14T22:58:17+00:00July 31st, 2015|Disease Prevention & Mitigation, From the Leadership, Health, Hunger, Infant & Young Child Nutrition, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health, Nutrition|

This is a  guest post by Dr. Jim Litch through our Every Preemie - SCALE partnership with the Global Alliance to Prevent Prematurity [...]

19 05, 2015

To Liberia, Ebola Free

By |2018-02-14T22:37:39+00:00May 19th, 2015|Disaster Response, Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Hardship, Health, Infectious Disease, Liberia|

When the WHO declared Liberia free of Ebola, our first thought as an organization was a sense of relief for the people [...]

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 [...]

4 02, 2015

Cervical Cancer: Lessons of Evelyn’s Legacy

By |2015-02-04T00:31:15+00:00February 4th, 2015|Cervical Cancer, Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Health, Zambia|

[gn_youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GU9-VQHNvRg#t=25" width="800"][gn_youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wABpYPaerhw" width="340" height="200"][/gn_youtube] At the Africa Leaders Summit in Washington, DC, in August of 2014, First Lady Michelle Obama [...]

9 01, 2015

Ebola science, tragedy and hope learned from the CDC

By |2015-01-09T19:57:58+00:00January 9th, 2015|Disease Prevention & Mitigation, From the Leadership, Health, Infectious Disease, Liberia|

By Blanca Lomeli, M.D. Senior Technical Advisor, Local Capacity Strengthening and Infectious Diseases  “Just Follow the Science” This was one of the [...]

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