Access to Health Care

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Protecting the Health of Displaced People

Employing a "leave no one behind" approach

Islamophobia in the Delivery Room During a Crisis

A new physician copes with death and colleagues' prejudice against a patient's cultural and religious identity

Governance

How India Can Achieve Universal Health Coverage

Empowering community health workers with digital tools will bridge health-care gaps

Governance

Wrangling Over the International Pandemic Pact Has Begun  

Drug and vaccine access are among the contentious issues

Governance

Three Years In

As India approaches the third anniversary of COVID, Ramanan Laxminarayan takes the temperature of the country's health

Migration

India Needs Cancer Care Outside its Big Cities

India's poorest often travel hundreds of kilometers to access cancer care

Aging

The Disturbing Details Behind a Dip in U.S. Life Expectancy 

A deep drop among American Indian and Alaska Native peoples is linked to policy failures that predate the pandemic

Poverty

The United States Has a Primary Care Problem

It lags far behind when it comes to providing primary health care for Black and Hispanic Americans

Governance

From Aleppo to Mariupol

Attacks on medical facilities in Syria and Ukraine will leave lasting scars

Gender

The Resilience of Women in Sudan

An interview with Sudanese physician Sarah Khalifa

Gender

Legal, Safe, and Affordable

The state of global abortion access

Governance

Solutions to the COVID-19 Crisis in Asia

Governments embraced telemedicine and other technology innovations that had previously languished due to red tape

Governance

Student-Led Activism Transforming the Access to Medicines Movement

Universities are crucial allies to the global movement pushing to broaden access to vaccines