Disease Treatment & Prevention

Naloxone Reversing Overdose in California’s Coastal Communities

(Editor’s note: This story is the second in a series. The first can be found here.) If it weren’t for naloxone, Alameda […]

Helping Children in Mexico Live Cancer Free

Every four hours, a child between the ages of five and 14 dies of cancer in Mexico. High rates of cancer, the […]

More Than Skin Deep: Patients in Mexico Receive Dermatological Care

Nearly 15 years ago, Señor Audelio was diagnosed with plaque psoriasis, a skin condition that causes rashes and joint pain and can […]

‘Heroin Was Home to Me’: One Woman’s Journey from Addict to ‘Champion of Recovery’

(Editor’s note: This story is the first in a series.) The teenager told her mother she had the flu. The 16-year-old locked […]

Direct Relief Providing Overdose-Reversing Naloxone Nationwide to Safety-Net Health Clinics

In response to the opioid epidemic in the United States, Direct Relief is working with Pfizer to make up to 1 million doses […]

Grandfather in West Bank Relies on Donated Medicines to Treat Chronic Heart Condition

Editor’s note: The post below was originally published by American Near East Refugee Aid. ANERA serves Palestinian refugees and poor communities in […]