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Making Waves: Catherine Hamlin

Sofi Lundin meets Catherine Hamlin, Nobel Peace Prize nominee and doctor extraordinaire.

Filed in: Health

Ebola – undoing HIV progress in Sierra Leone

Tomi Ajayi looks at the outbreak’s devastating impact on the country’s HIV treatment programme.

Filed in: Aids Sierra Leone

Evergreening and how Big Pharma keeps drug prices high

Drug companies keep a tight leash on patenting, depriving tax-payers of millions each year. Deborah Gleeson and Hazel Moir explore the issue.

Filed in: Pharmaceuticals

Football must give fossils the boot

Amit Singh calls time on soccer’s dodgy dealings with energy giants.

Filed in: Oil Sport

Debt-ridden students turn to drug trial money

Are pharmaceutical companies exploiting the poor, or is being a human guinea pig just a clever way to fund college?

Filed in: Education Pharmaceuticals

A deeper pain

The daily reality of life in Gaza creates unseen psychological scars, writes psychiatrist Samah Jabr.

Filed in: Conflict Mental Health Palestine

Starvation: deepening the Ebola crisis

Ebola-struck communities in Sierra Leone are being forced to face unbearable choices, reports Jeanne Kamara.

Filed in: Health Sierra Leone

‘Lost generation’ threat of Ebola

The impact on children of the deadly virus will outlast the immediate crisis, writes Gabriella Jozwiak.

Filed in: Children Education Health Liberia Sierra Leone

Law in a time of Ebola

The virus has changed everything – including what you can be arrested for. Simitie Lavaly and Sabrina Mahtani report.

Filed in: Health Law Sierra Leone Women

Waiting, hoping: a day on the ward

A Philippines medical centre treating children for cancer is under threat from property developers. Iris Gonzales visits it.

Filed in: Children Health Philippines

Climate change is harming our health

Campaigners must not forget the health risks of climate change, argues George Gillett.

Filed in: Climate Change Health

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