Health

Dr. Rick Hodes has found funding and surgeons for sick Ethiopians

BY ELAN KOGUTT | dailytexanonline | September 22, 2014 Dr. Rick Hodes, a doctor for the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, has …

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Straightening Sisay’s Spine: A Twist Of Fate Saves A Boy’s Life

by FAIZ SIDDIQUI | NPR | July 21 One dewy morning back in May 2013, a dozen children gathered in an …

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Ethiopia’s key to safer births? Better roads

By Ariel Zirulnick | CSMonitor | July 16, 2014 More than 70 percent of Ethiopian women have said transportation and distance prevented …

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Ethiopia’s Condom Dilemma

By JAMES JEFFREY | NYtimes | JUNE 19, 2014 ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — I was confused the first time I saw a …

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Desperate wife seeks kidney donor for ailing husband

By Bindu Rai | emirates247 | June 17, 2014 Iyob Kebede and his wife Tirsit both work as drivers. (Supplied) …

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Surgeons repair 91 Ethiopians’ facial disfigurements in five days

By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH | June 16, 2014 Within five days, a 40-member international delegation of physicians changed the lives of dozens of …

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Beyonce Donates $125K To Help Premature Babies in Ethiopia and other countries

By Collette Walsh | June 13, 2014 As a mother herself, the singer was inspired to support inventor Jenny Chan …

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A Norwalk Doctor’s Medical Mission to Ethiopia

Sarah Cody | Mommy Minute |  June 11, 2014 In February, Dr. Robert Weiss, of The Connecticut Center for Advanced ENT Care in …

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Hospital staff in blindness mercy flight to Ethiopia

By Annette Belcher | SolihullNews | June 9, 2014 Hospital specialists have taken their skills to Ethiopia to help reduce …

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In Ethiopia, the most common cause of death for children under five years of age is new-born death

UNICEF Ethiopia | May 22, 2014 New York/Addis Ababa, 22 May 2014 – A ground-breaking series of papers released by The Lancet …

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African Camels Show MERS Virus Is More Widespread Than Believed

By Simeon Bennett  | Bloomberg | May 19, 2014 The deadly respiratory virus that has spread from Saudi Arabia around the world …

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Ethiopian Life expectancy has soared from 45 to 64: WHO

 | Nikita Mehta | May 16, 2014 The top achiever were Liberia and Ethiopia, where average lifespans increased by a full …

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Lessons in emergency wait times: In Ethiopia, the sick go first

 | JAMES MASKALYK | May 08, 2014 Outside Addis Ababa’s Black Lion Hospital is a crush of people. Some sit on …

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Ethiopia most successful in Africa at cutting maternal deaths – NGO

Katy Migiro | Trust.org | May 06, 2014 NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Pregnancy-related deaths in Ethiopia have fallen by nearly …

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Ethiopian Named the #1 Unhealthiest Countries in the World

TheRichest | March 16, 2014 1. Ethiopia: 23.03 It’s the number one pity case for international poverty and suffering. It’s …

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Stratham boy needing transplant gets help from Ethiopian kin

 | April 28, 2014 STRATHAM, N.H. —A Stratham family is counting its lucky stars as its 13-year-old adopted son from …

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Love Grain [Teff]

by Nara Shin  | coolhunting | 22 April 2014 A healthy, tasty gluten-free pancake and waffle mix based on the tiniest grain in …

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Scientists link environmental, disease data to help combat malaria in Ethiopia

medicalxpress | April 22, 2014 Dealing with malaria is a fact of life for more than 91 million Ethiopians. Each …

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Ethiopia moving to address doctor shortage; critics say corners being cut

Anders Kelto | PRI The pediatrics wing of St. Paul’s Hospital in Addis Ababa is a busy place. Nervous parents move …

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EU donates €40 million to improve health in Ethiopia

newbusinessethiopia | April 17, 2014 The European Union (EU) donated a €40.2 million to the Federal Ministry of Health of …

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