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Our favorite Hub Originals from 2016

In case you missed it, here’s a roundup of our favorite Hub Originals from 2016. The Global Health Hub publishes original pieces from writers engaged in global Read More

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WHO | Reforming mental health in Lebanon amid refugee crises

Article published in August 2016 Source: WHO | Reforming mental health in Lebanon amid refugee crises

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WHO | Managing acute stroke in low-resource settings

article published in July 2016 Source: WHO | Managing acute stroke in low-resource settings

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WHO | Community health worker programmes after the 2013–2016 Ebola outbreak

WHO Bulletin article published in July 2016 Source: WHO | Community health worker programmes after the 2013–2016 Ebola outbreak

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WHO | Progress achieved in restricting the marketing of high-fat, sugary and salty food and beverage products to children

article published in July 2016 Source: WHO | Progress achieved in restricting the marketing of high-fat, sugary and salty food and beverage products to children

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WHO | The burden of road traffic crashes, injuries and deaths in Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis

article published in July 2016 Source: WHO | The burden of road traffic crashes, injuries and deaths in Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis

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WHO | Outcomes and costs of implementing a community-based intervention for hypertension in an urban slum in Kenya

article published in July 2016 Source: WHO | Outcomes and costs of implementing a community-based intervention for hypertension in an urban slum in Kenya

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WHO | Engaging young people in the prevention of noncommunicable diseases

WHO Bulletin article published in July 2016. Source: WHO | Engaging young people in the prevention of noncommunicable diseases

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Eliminate the TB Scourge – The New York Times

Tuberculosis is a problem worldwide. But little is being done to modernize our approach to this debilitating and deadly disease. Source: Eliminate the TB Scourge Read More

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Acceso gratuito a UpToDate en Ecuador – Free access to UpToDate in Ecuador

[English at the bottom] Como una medida de apoyo para todos los cuerpos de emergencia y profesionales de la salud que toman parte de las Read More

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Lifting the Patent Barrier to New Drugs and Energy Sources – The New York Times

Strict patents on technology have had the effect of hindering global progress in some fields, especially in combating disease and climate change. Source: Lifting the Read More

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How To Tell Your Global Health Story (So People Hear It) Tickets, Mon, Apr 11, 2016 at 4:00 PM | Eventbrite

How To Tell Your Global Health Story (So People Hear It) A workshop on communicating research and field experience through news media Hosted by the Read More

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NPR’s Goats And Soda Blog Cosponsors Contest For Untold Stories In Global Health : Goats and Soda : NPR

As a cosponsor of the contest, we’re asking you to propose stories that the media has overlooked. We’ll cover the winning entry in this blog. Read More

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How a Medical Mystery in Brazil Led Doctors to Zika – The New York Times

A sudden, sharp increase in babies with “no foreheads and very strange heads” was baffling doctors in Brazil. That set off a search for answers Read More

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