Disease Treatment & Prevention

‘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 […]

Driving Your Health: Mapping Patient Care Across Mexico City

Baxter International Foundation and Direct Relief partnered to create Driving Your Health, a mobile health program in Mexico City. Three years ago, […]

Helping Nepali Children with Disabilities Enjoy Healthy Lives #HelptheHelpers

Almost 15 percent of the world’s population lives with a physical or mental disability, classified as a condition that limits a person’s […]

Helping Women in Peru Survive Cervical Cancer #HelptheHelpers

Women in Peru suffer some of the highest rates of cervical cancer in the world, with many cases concentrated in the isolated […]