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Roche Expert Discusses Key Approaches To Address Global Threat Of Cancer

World Economic Forum: How the world can gear up for the fight against cancer Sarbani Chakraborty, lead for health systems capacity at Roche, discusses key approaches for addressing the global threat of cancer, including preventing what is preventable; eradicating tobacco usage; immunizing populations; promoting healthy lifestyle choices; strengthening primary care;…

Investments In Both Men’s, Women’s Health Needed To Ensure ‘Better Health For All’

The Telegraph: The forgotten sex: why is men’s health ignored by policymakers? Peter Baker, director at Global Action on Men’s Health “…Men’s health is notable by its absence in most global and national health policies and funding programs. … World Health Organization (WHO) data published earlier this month show that…

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CNN: Half a million children at risk as Libya violence continues: UNICEF (McKirdy, 4/10). CNN: This drug-resistant fungus is spreading. Scientists warn of new superbugs to come (Nedelman, 4/10). Forbes: How a Gates Foundation Backed Fund is Revolutionizing Global Health Impact Investing (Harris, 4/9). The Guardian: Why should we Yemenis…

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BBC News: The city where children are learning to love mosquitoes (4/8). BBC News: ‘Our children are gasping’ — Senegal’s toxic air battle (Dewast, 4/9). Devex: Minimizing aid worker risk in dangerous environments (Root, 4/9). Devex: Why you should care about the rise of DFIs (Saldinger, 4/9). Devex: Improving the…

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Associated Press: Cholera is surging once again in war-ravaged Yemen (Al-Haj, 4/5). Borgen Magazine: Solving the Afghanistan Food Crisis (Fatima, 4/5). Homeland Preparedness News: International studies suggest combining data could improve malaria tracking (Galford, 4/4). The Lancet: Providing care for trans women with HIV/AIDS in Peru (Fraser, 4/6). New Humanitarian:…

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Broadly: Nigerian Hospitals Are Locking Up Women Unable to Pay Their Childbirth Bills (Bryce/Udobang, 4/1). CNN: Prostate cancer diagnoses, deaths decreasing worldwide, study says (Powell, 4/2). The Guardian: Debt crisis warning as poorest countries’ repayment bills soar (Elliott, 4/3). NPR: Cholera 101: Why This Ancient Disease Is Making Headlines In…