Accounts of long-term damage from repetitive brain injury to NFL players are headline news, but there is another exponentially larger and more vulnerable population at risk of catastrophic permanent injury: survivors of partner abuse.

Amid escalating war in Syria, WHO reports it’s getting harder to deliver supplies and medicine to people trapped in Islamic State strongholds. Health officials also see rising typhoid and diarrhea caused by the lack of clean water, and they expect more acute respiratory…