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The author holds her newborn son, Miles, in the NICU
Jul 30, 2020
Breastfeeding requires many layers of support. For some babies, that includes donor milk.
Clinician opens a packet of oral rehydration solution (ORS)
Jul 27, 2020
Access to oral rehydration solution (ORS) has improved over the years, but much work remains.
Closeup on woman's hands covered in soap. Photo: UNICEF
Jul 20, 2020
The Hand Hygiene for All Global Initiative, led by WHO and UNICEF, aims to ensure lasting infrastructure and hygiene behavior.
IV fluid drip in a hospital
Jul 15, 2020
Addressing disparities in access to prevention and treatment for diarrheal disease among Black children in the United States deserves special attention.
Jul 10, 2020
We need sustainable WASH solutions that can continue to function once funding is gone.
A mother holds her child in Kurawarakura, Ghana. PATH/Evelyn Hockstein
Jul 08, 2020
Ghana is proactively switching to ROTAVAC, a new rotavirus vaccine, due to its lower price and smaller cold chain space.
Baby is weighed on a scale at Kuje Primary Health Care Center in Kuje, Nigeria.
Jun 24, 2020
As Nigeria plans to introduce rotavirus vaccination, inequities in vaccination coverage and burden of disease are projected to result in an inequitable impact of the vaccine.
Male laboratory worker using a microscope to look at a sample on a slide. PATH/Eric Becker
Jun 16, 2020
Early studies suggest SARS-CoV-2 may be transmitted through the fecal-oral route.
A boy sips ORS
Jun 10, 2020
Co-packaged ORS and zinc is a necessary tool for reaching global child survival targets.
Two health workers with vaccines walking toward a boat
Jun 03, 2020
We must not lose sight of the more than 100 prequalified vaccines that exist already against infectious diseases.