History now records 1996 as one of West Africa’s worst meningitis outbreaks. Dr. Babacar Gueye remembers it well.
Two billion people worldwide have no access to basic surgical care. Making it available is a key step toward universal health coverage.
We met some amazing health workers this year. They work hard every day to keep their communities healthy—and many put their lives on the line to do it.
On International Human Rights Day, support UN leadership to protect access to health care.
A new wealth of information could alleviate some costly strains on the West Bank's overloaded health system.
Dr. Egbe Osifo-Dawodu shares how Nigeria's government, ministries, health workers, and religious leaders took immediate action and stopped the spread of Ebola.
In Sierra Leone, Ebola virus has claimed the lives of 40 frontline health workers. And it's taking a toll on West Africa's health systems.
What's most exciting about being a lecturer of molecular medicine at the School of Medical Sciences in Ghana? Dr. Obirikorang tells us.
How do you provide medical education without faculty? Not very well, it turns out. It's a problem in Tanzania.