Sesame Street Takes on Global Health

puppets are awesome. global health activism is awesome. so naturally, puppets and global health activism are dually awesome. Check out this article at Good.com about Sesame Street’s introduction of an HIV positive puppet. Measures such as this help to reduce the...

Check out “If It Were My Home”

Where you are born determines everything about how you experience the world, including your health. This website allows you to compare various statistics on the quality of life between the U.S. and every other country in the world. There are a lot of great stats up...

Domestic Food Policy: Nutrition facts out of context

Prompted by Michelle Obama’s campaign against obesity, food makers and grocers plan to more prominently display important nutrition info on the fronts of food products. But it seems what the industry wants to emphasize is not the same as what Mrs. Obama had...

Global Health Worker Crisis

Check out this interactive graphic on the number of health workers in countries around the world. Which countries are faced with a ‘critical’ health worker shortage? There are 57 countries with fewer than 23 health workers for every 10,000 people, as a...