Archive for the ‘Global Health News & Inspiration’ Category

Glory, terror, good news, savior, Christ!

Friday, December 25th, 2020 |

  Humanity this year is beset by disease, isolation, poverty, racism, fascism and overwhelming emotional stress. Today, this chaotic season is also marked with a holiday remembering Jesus Christ. The narrative of his birth - described in detail by three separate ...

Feeling Heavy Burdened? Here Find Rest

Friday, October 30th, 2020 |

  Job pressure. Virtual fatigue. Family isolation. Holiday loneliness. Financial uncertainty. Cold weather. Illness vulnerability. "Is this a fever overcoming me?" Our sense of heavy burden is almost ubiquitous. The CDC reports that 40% of American citizens reported mental health or ...

Whom Shall We Trust?

Saturday, August 15th, 2020 |

  The COVID-19 Pandemic stretches most every sector of modern society. Healthcare, employment, education, transportation, and social relationships continue in upheaval. Fortunate for us, we live in the Information Age. Abundant knowledge is readily available to improve our response to these ...

2020 INMED Award Winners!

Friday, July 3rd, 2020 |

  The history of healthcare for the forgotten is highlighted by professionals who inspire their colleagues toward similar service. The Institute for International Medicine is honored to continue this effective tradition by announcing annual recipients of the INMED Awards. Browse their ...

Humanitarian Health Conference (HHC) Virtual Event!

Friday, June 19th, 2020 |

  Our plans have changed, and we bet yours have too. The 2020 Humanitarian Health Conference (HHC) is now a online live stream event! What are the advantages of this 15th annual conference?   People from all over the world - including ...

What Is The New Normal – The Covid-19 Adjusted Life?

Friday, May 29th, 2020 |

  The most predictable quality of this new phase in the COVID-19 pandemic is that it is altogether unpredictable. Cases may spike in next month, they may dissipate all together, or they may ascend again in the fall. The exact science ...

Anxiety, 911 and COVID-19

Friday, March 13th, 2020 |

  These are anxious days. Similar to those immediately following 9-11, healthcare professionals throughout the nation report a marked escalation of patients complaining of restlessness, sleep disturbance, and difficulty concentrating. That COVID-19 at the moment is rare in most United States ...

HIV Treatments Against Coronavirus COVID-19?

Saturday, February 15th, 2020 |

  This week witnessed significant escalation in the coronavirus epidemic – newly named COVID-19 - with worldwide numbers of infected person climbing by 50-100 percent every day. The normally methodical pace of science has justifiably been forced into the fast ...

Danger? Corona Virus And You

Friday, January 31st, 2020 |

  The developments are startling. Over the last week, the official number of coronavirus 2019-nCoV cases has doubled every day, and yesterday the WHO declared this a Global Health Emergency. While most cases (10,000+) are confined to China, the early death ...

Goals In 2020? “Just Do The Next Right Thing”

Friday, January 3rd, 2020 |

  What is ahead for you this year? You may be contemplating resolutions, worthy goals, or even detailed plans. You may also be sensing a familiar uncertainty about foreseeing the future. Our lives are strikingly vulnerable to unexpected illness, trauma, broken ...