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How India Can Achieve Universal Health Coverage

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

India's Pollution Problem

India's former secretary for the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare talks smog and health

Environment

Air Quality, Health, and Climate Conversations

More than 90 percent of the world breathes polluted air

Governance

Three Years In

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

Food

Giving a Boost to School Lunches in India

Supplementing school lunches with iron-fortified salt can help reduce anemia in kids

Food

A Clear Fix for a Common Birth Defect in India

Folic acid fortification in food can help reduce neural tube defects in India

Governance

The Rise of Infectious Diseases Due to Climate Change

Building resilience to climate-linked diseases in India and other countries and communities most at risk

Governance

Beating the Bidi Habit In India

An interview with Vandana Shah explores tobacco use and policy in India

Gender

Women Are Transforming Health in Rural Villages in India

Community health "entrepreneurs" prevent disease, strengthen social safety nets, and improve well-being

Migration

India Needs Cancer Care Outside its Big Cities

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

Poverty

"10 Bed ICU" Brings Intensive Care Units to India's Rural Towns and Villages

A collaboration between business experts, nonprofit organizations, and India's government is making it happen

Gender

HPV Vaccination and the Quest to Solve India's Cervical Cancer Problem

Misinformation, stigma, and health disparities have stalled HPV vaccination

Governance

Monkeypox in India—Facing the World's Latest Health Threat

Barely back on its feet from COVID-19, India eyes monkeypox with trepidation

Governance

Changing Foreign Policy on Cyberspace: Lessons for U.S. Global Health Engagement

Proposals to transform U.S. cyber foreign policy can inform rethinking global health engagement