Salome was one of 830 women around the world who died that day from problems related to childbirth.
In remote northern Namibia, Onandjokwe Hospital is becoming a national model for bringing health care to people where they live.
She was known simply as Omusirishi —“the one who treats”—in my village.
All Mercy Wangui Kariuki ever wanted to be was a nurse.
I watched one health worker carefully chase mosquitoes from underneath the bed nets, so the women using them could rest.
I was a digital health novice before working with the informatics team at IntraHealth. Then they introduced me to mHero.
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In Zambia, an eye-opening research project on community nursing has one nurse educator re-examining the way she teaches.
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