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Into the Light: Treating Schizophrenia in Chiapas

Few patients living with schizophrenia in rural Chiapas have ever received a proper diagnosis or consistent treatment. This man did, thanks to Partners In Health in Mexico. Read More ▸

Training Nurse Leaders in Intensive Care

A free training at University Hospital in Mirebalais provides nurses with a foundation in neonatal and pediatric intensive care. Graduates will be among the only such specialists in Haiti. Read More ▸

Maternal Waiting Home Key to Safe Childbirth in Chiapas

PIH is piloting a program that promotes culturally appropriate and respectful births attended by trained professionals in Chiapas, Mexico.The ultimate goal is to prevent tragedies leading to the death of a mother or newborn. Read More ▸

Partners In Health Celebrates Nurses Week

For Nurses Week 2016, we recognize nurses and midwives around the world who make up the large majority of the global health care workforce. Read More ▸

Accompaniment in Action: A Safe Birth in Lesotho’s Mountains

When Matumelo Seiiso began bleeding profusely toward the end of her pregnancy, her maternal health assistant, nurses, and community members ensured she delivered her baby safely in Nkau, Lesotho. Read More ▸

No to ‘Dumping’ Peanuts in Haiti

The U.S. Department of Agriculture recently announced a deal to ship 500 metric tons of peanuts grown in the United States to Haiti later this year. We believe this action is wrong. Read More ▸

‘One Year is Not Enough:’ A Doctor in Rural Chiapas

Dr. Gerardo Murillo is fulfilling his social service year through Partners In Health at a government clinic in Reforma, Chiapas. Every month, the first-year doctor sees as many as 350 patients. Halfway through his service, he reflects on lessons learned. Read More ▸

Dambe Health Center is Open!

We're happy to announce the opening of Dambe Health Center in Neno, Malawi, which will provide health care to nearly 30,000 people. Read More ▸

Going the Distance to Keep Mothers Healthy

Eneles Manyamba, a PIH village health worker, played a vital role ensuring Violet Paulo gave birth to a healthy daughter. Read More ▸

Working in Global Health: Islande Cadichon

Islande Cadichon, a senior human resources coordinator, was born at a PIH-supported clinic in Haiti and says working for the organization is a "dream come true." Read More ▸


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