With today’s technology, we could end the death and suffering caused by neglected diseases. Yet only 4% of all new therapeutic products registered from 2000 to 2011 addressed neglected diseases—which cause about 11% of the global disease burden, according to a trio of…
The Myth about Herd Immunity
December 11, 2019
One common argument some parents make for declining vaccines for their children is that vaccines are not necessary—that their children are unlikely to get sick even if they are not vaccinated.
Let’s End the Fuzziness in Universal Health Coverage
October 25, 2018
The global health community is gathering this week in Astana, Kazakhstan, to mark the 40th anniversary of the 1978 Alma A