The doctors, nurses and aid workers rebuilding Syria | Rola Hallam

“Five hospitals in Aleppo have been bombed.” That was a text message that I received on a dark winter night in November 2016. One of them was a children’s hospital run by my Syrian colleagues at the Independent Doctors Association, IDA. It was the sixth time it had been bombed. I watched in horror heartbreaking footage of the […]

Valley Fever: The Mysterious Illness Affecting Farm Workers | NBC News

Many have heard of valley fever but they don’t know the details, they don’t know it’s increasing. They don’t know how bad it can become. Imelda is not alone. A potentially deadly virus known as valley fever is hitting california farm workers hard in the central valley. I see at least three to four patients with valley fever […]