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Healthcare

Healthcare is one of the most important, and yet disparate elements of societies around the world.

As travelers we often need access to healthcare on the road, and end up coming away with new perspectives on healthcare via our experiences of how healthcare systems work in other states or countries.

These ground level experiences and perspectives help inform our ongoing conversation on how healthcare can be improved around the world.

Healthcare Articles
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How to support a travel partner who has a mental illness

by Sian Ferguson

In Latin America, abortion laws have put many women in danger. Here’s how.

by Amanda Machado

How one company plans to fight the Zika virus…with more mosquitos

by Colin Heinrich

Zika: Yet another reason to practice safe sex during Carnaval

by Matt Hershberger

CDC: What we’re doing about the Zika virus

by Matt Hershberger

Story of a suicide survivor: “The millisecond my hands left the rail it was an instant regret.”

by Carlo Alcos
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7 organizations transforming society in India

by Sarah Canning
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Breastfeeding is the universal way we nurture. Here’s how formula companies are breaking that apart.

by Shannon Dell

6 birthing practices from around the world that the US should adopt

by Shannon Dell
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Dying Amazon healers are taking potential cures for cancer, AIDS and other diseases with them

by Simeon Tegel
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Fossil fuels get a lot more global subsidies than public health does. Here’s how much, in 4 charts

by Alex Leff
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The best countries for women to live in

by Morgane Croissant

8 reasons parents shouldn’t buy into the anti-vaccine movement

by Matt Hershberger
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This terrifying map puts world vaccinations into perspective

by Matt Hershberger
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This map shows you the countries where AIDS is the deadliest infectious disease

by Simran Khosla

In the air with Haiti’s first emergency helicopter service

by Vince DeGennaro

Why travelers shouldn’t be panicking about Ebola

by Matt Hershberger

“Blind Guy” has awesome fashion sense and perspective on life

by Matt Hershberger
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