Disease Treatment & Prevention

Insulin Reaches Clinics, Patients Navigating Post-Storm Life

Nestled in blue cold storage containers and between cold packs preserving a stable temperature from the humid San Juan air, precious vials […]

Critical Shipment of Insulin Reaches Puerto Rico Department of Health

On Wednesday, Direct Relief delivered a critical shipment of nearly 16,000 doses of insulin to public health agencies in Puerto Rico. The […]

After Chaos of the Earthquake, Clinics Give Stability to Patients with Diabetes

Around midday on Friday, the Mexican Diabetes Association opened its tent, donated by Direct Relief, at the edge of Pushkin Park in […]

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 […]