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Thank a Health Worker – Unsung Heroes of Global Health

In celebrating World Health Worker Week, we're reminded of the challenge of addressing the health workforce crises to meet the global health priorities of USAID.

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Building a Health Workforce To Achieve an AIDS-Free Generation

At Thursday's confirmation hearing for the next head of PEPFAR Deborah Birx the critical hurdle of helath workforce shortages must be addressed.

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The Health Worker of the Future: Four Key Roles They’ll Play in the 21st Century

How will health workers adjust to meet the world's needs post-2015? By evolving along with them.

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Why The Tide Turned in The Fight Against AIDS

Today, more than 10 million people are receiving anti-retroviral therapy, which is 99 percent cheaper than it was back then. The rate of new HIV infections has also fallen by one-third.

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Teaching New Mothers Living with HIV About the Importance of Breastfeeding

A support group started by frontline health workers in Kenya is promoting exclusive breast-feeding to reduce mother-to-child transmission and improve overall child health and nutrition.

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