I’ve been to Guatemala about a dozen times between the years of 1986 to 2012. My first three trips were during their civil war that saw over 200,000 people (mostly indigenous) murdered by their own government. 620 more words
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By Devaki Wallooppillai
Interhealth Code Green and Doctors for the Environment Australia Climate Change and Health Night with Professor Fiona Stanley
On April 15, 2014, Professor Fiona Stanley (one of WA’s most notable epidemiologists and paediatricians) explained to doctors and medical students at the QEII medical centre, how climate change is our biggest challenge in global health. 516 more words
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….California Democrat Barbara Lee proposed a resolution in the House of Representatives that claims women will eventually be forced into prostitution in order to obtain life-sustaining food and water for their families.
U.S. – Change may be on the horizon for Native Americans in the United States, a group suffering from a slew of chronic health conditions stemming from poor diets and food insecurity. 130 more words