Oct 22, 2014
An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. --Ben Franklin
A Healing Poem From Haiti
Nobody should die from diseases we know how to treat, but over 50,000 people die daily from them. Two UCSF Physicians have started a project called the HEAL Initiative that aims to address health workforce in resource poor communities, from Navajo Nation in New Mexico to Liberia and Haiti and India. They attempt to improve the quality of care, support and train local health professionals. This article and moving poem share more. [more...]
Take Action:We are sometimes help-blind. This week use your eyes and heart to see where help is needed and respond to the need.