The P.1 COVID-19 variant first discovered in Brazil is highly infectious and may be able to evade the natural immune response, according to an initial, not-yet-peer-reviewed assessment,
A decade after the start of the Syrian civil war, a “Syrian PTSD crisis” has taken hold, according to a
Vaccines are not just tools for disease prevention, they’re also a means for countries to project soft power in lower-income countries,
Even as they were making countless sacrifices during the pandemic, health workers were targeted in 1,100+ attacks last year, according to a
Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine secured approvals for widespread use by the
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Generally, tuberculosis kills more men than women.
India has a starkly inequitable disease burden in rural and urban areas.
COVID-19 cases may seem low in Burkina Faso, but the pandemic is soaking up precious emergency care resources,
Brazil, one of the hardest-hit nations throughout much of the pandemic, has clocked more than 10 million cases and over 250,000 deaths—a death toll second only to the US.