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Global Health Frontline News

Smoking Gun: When Cooking Can Kill

David Lindsay | Posted 05.09.2012 | Impact
David Lindsay

Indoor air pollution from cooking and heating homes causes nearly two million premature deaths each year. It's time to get smoke inhalation off the back-burner as a public health risk.

Nodding Disease: A Mother's Worst Nightmare

David Lindsay | Posted 04.10.2012 | Impact
David Lindsay

Imagine watching your neighbor's child suddenly come down with a mysterious disease that robs her of vitality and leads to a slow, confusing demise.

Mother Courage: A New Lease on Life Following Fistula Surgery

David Lindsay | Posted 03.17.2012 | World
David Lindsay

There is nothing more devastating for a mother than the loss of her child. In a cruel irony, the last 10 years in the life of the optimistically-named Happiness Josephat Miyawa have been truly miserable.

Return to Burundi

David Lindsay | Posted 03.14.2012 | World
David Lindsay

At Global Health Frontline News, we recently produced a television news report about an inspirational man named Deogratias Niyizonkiza, or Deo as ever...