Health

IMG_0549Mental Health

> Solving the Suicide Crisis in the Arctic Circle, Pacific Standard
In a Land of Thundering Reindeer, Suicide Stalks the Indigenous Sami, STAT News (republished by PBS NewsHour)
Anguish in the Scandinavian Arctic [podcast], GroundTruth Project
The ‘Anticipatory Anxiety’ of Waiting for Disaster, The Atlantic
She Found Relief for PTSD With a Different Kind of Therapy. But Does It Work? The Washington Post

2014-11-03 12.29.27Global Health

> 9 Million People Are Likely HIV Positive and Don’t Know It, NPR
> Oh, the Places You’ll Go: Toilet Signs Try to Help, NPR
A Frozen Idea to Save Helpful Germs From Disasters, NPR
> What Kills 5 Million People a Year? It’s Not Just Disease, NPR
> The 7 Dwarfs Whistle While They Work to Fight Malaria, NPR
> Scientists Discover the Secret Weapon of Stomach Viruses, NPR
> Some Bacteria Are Becoming ‘More Tolerant’ of Hand Sanitizers, Study Finds, NPR
> A Novel Virus Killed 24,000 Piglets in China. Where Did It Come From? NPR
Hungry for Change, China Dialogue

Brazil milk banksMaternal and Child Health

> The Surprisingly Simple Way To Save Babies’ Lives, BRIGHT; also published by News Deeply
> Should Women Be Paid for Donating Their Breast Milk?, The Atlantic; also published by the Huffington Post
> Premature Baby, Preexisting Condition, Catapult
Indian Baby Showers Add Iron-Rich Nutritional Gift, Women’s eNews

kul2-poole_custom-40eac0964bbef05a792e6a7a2a06d72243cc046d-s800-c85Gender & Social Issues

Can a Woman’s Rising Social Status Bring Down Rates of Domestic Violence? NPR
> Rejection by the King Of Nepal Was Not the End of the Road, NPR
> Therapy for Torture Victims Has Surprising Economic Benefit, Study Says, NPR
Top US Government Aid Partner to Pay $500k Damages to African American Job Applicants, The Guardian
CEO and Pregnant; Yahoo! But Wait a Minute . . . Women’s eNews; also published on UPI.com
Color Lines Create Widest Pay Gaps, Women’s eNews
In India, Daughters-in-Law Encouraged to Speak Up, Women’s eNews

 

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