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African Healthcare

Conception is at Home but Delivery is at the Hospital -- Changing Behaviors in Southern Kenya

Bob Kelty | Posted 06.14.2015 | Impact
Bob Kelty

Top Kenyan marathons have joined together to raise funds to reduce the unacceptably high rates of maternal mortality. These marathoners are passionate about this issue because most of them have been personally affected.

Surgery by Non-Surgeons: An Impending Future

James Bernstein, MD | Posted 01.06.2015 | Impact
James Bernstein, MD

Training surgical technicians could be an answer to the problem of surgeon shortages throughout Africa if it is well-implemented and has the support of relevant stakeholders.

How Can You End the Cycle of Poverty?

Vivian Glyck | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Vivian Glyck

This is the cycle of poverty. As soon as you progress one rung up the ladder, circumstances shove you back down and you end up on the bottom with a long way to climb back up.