In sub-Saharan Africa, a woman is likely to deliver her baby without a skilled birth attendant, making her chance of dying unacceptably high.
New Delhi recently joined the ranks of other metropolitan cities like Washington D.C., Berlin, Singapore, Beijing, and Moscow with antibiotic-resistant bacteria, known as a ‘superbug,’ taking its namesake.
In a world where some two billion people do not have access to basic health care, simple things can have an enormous impact.
Health workers—community health educators, medical assistants, nurses, midwives, doctors, and others are key to improving people’s lives.
Last week Zulfiya and I discussed what brought her to IntraHealth and the global health field.