Tag Archives: People

Nearly one billion people in Africa to be protected against yellow fever by 2026

Nearly one billion people will be vaccinated against yellow fever in 27 high-risk African countries by 2026 with support from the World Health Organization (WHO), Gavi – the Vaccine Alliance, UNICEF and more than 50 health partners. The commitment is part of the Eliminate Yellow fever Epidemics (EYE) in Africa strategy, which was launched by… Read More »

Support for Obamacare protections for sick people plummets when trade-offs are included

Voters are much less likely to support Obamacare’s protections for sick people when they find out they could personally face trade-offs as a result, according to the results of a survey released Monday by the libertarian Cato Institute. Yet those same trade-offs appear to bother people less than the last time Cato did the survey,… Read More »