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March 23, 2012 | The Editors

Sputum fixers fight TB

It’s among the most intriguing job titles at PATH: sputum fixer. Sputum fixers canvas their communities in rural Tanzania, asking people …

March 20, 2012 | The Editors

A reason to celebrate safe water

In the village of Vavilala in Andhra Pradesh, India, one little girl embodies why we’re celebrating World Water Day on March 22. PATH’s …

March 13, 2012 | The Editors

It takes two to electrochlorinate

This is the story of a Seattle romance. Just south of downtown, a creative outdoor products company known for its sleeping pads, stoves, …

February 28, 2012 | The Editors

Why care about research? Ask Whoopi

The Global Health Technologies Coalition (GHTC) recently approached prominent people in Washington, DC, and asked them to give the rest of …

February 24, 2012 | The Editors

Global health and population

From time to time, people ask us about unexpected consequences of our work to improve health in poor countries. They’re committed to that …

February 21, 2012 | The Editors

Taking control as a family

Luca Khaoya is a respected man in his rural Kenyan community. Neighbors come to him for advice about health issues. They ask him how to …

February 14, 2012 | The Editors

Demystifying the condom

In February 2010, staff in our Kenya Country Program organized a “condolympics” for members of Kenya’s uniformed services …

February 7, 2012 | The Editors

Building support for mothers with HIV

Anyone who’s had a baby knows how crucial a support network can be. Friends and loved ones can help a mother sort through parenting …

January 27, 2012 | The Editors

Milestones: world’s smartest sticker

For the next few months, we’re highlighting notable achievements in our history. We started with our work in modernizing …