Special Delivery: Providing Rural Healthcare

Special Delivery: Providing Rural Healthcare

In many countries around the world, it’s not just about the availability of healthcare, it’s about the access. Patients that live in remote or rural areas are the most likely to need easy access to medical care as well as the least likely to actually receive it....
Domestic Violence is a Global Health Problem

Domestic Violence is a Global Health Problem

It’s almost ironic that Women’s History Month and Domestic Violence Awareness Month are back to back in March and April, but at the same time, it’s very pertinent. Often a taboo subject, domestic violence is usually defined as instances of physical, emotional, or...
The Flu Isn’t Just a US Problem

The Flu Isn’t Just a US Problem

The strain of the flu that has circulated the US this year has been a really bad one. Highly contagious and occasionally deadly, the 2018 flu has spread like wildfire throughout schools and workplaces, knocking out victims for a week at a time and leaving them...
Global Health in 2018

Global Health in 2018

Technology and social progress continue marching steadfastly forward in 2018. This past year saw some remarkable strides in global health, including a huge fall in polio rates, advances in pharmacogenomics, and the positive externalities of increased spending on...