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Anders Kelto

Anders Kelto appears in the following:

The Guy Who Delivers HIV Medicine On His Bicycle

Monday, November 17, 2014

A South African teenager got tired of waiting in the clinic for his grandparents' HIV meds. So he came up with a solution. All it took was a bicycle.

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Yes, Doctor, I Took My Anti-HIV Meds (But Really, I Didn't)

Thursday, November 13, 2014

African women signed up for a trial to test pills and gels that can prevent HIV. They swore they were complying. Only they weren't. Reasons range from conspiracy theories to ... skin care.

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Grannies Taking Care Of Grannies Is Good For Everyone

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

Who better to check on the health of older folks than other older folks? That's what AgeWell Global, an innovative program in South Africa, is doing.

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The Misadventures Of My Anti-Ebola Suitcase

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

It was packed with all the things needed to keep safe on a reporting trip to Sierra Leone. Then it took a few wrong turns and ended up in ... Paris! Will correspondent and luggage ever be reunited?

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The Ebola Survivors Who Can't Go Home

Saturday, October 18, 2014

They beat the deadly virus, but transportation back home is hard to come by. So they're living in an abandoned hospital ward, hoping someday to resume the life they had before Ebola struck.

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3-Year-Old Ebola Survivor Proposes To Nurse

Friday, October 17, 2014

And she says yes! Ibrahim is one of three brothers who lost their mother to Ebola — but survived. While waiting to be reunited with his dad, the little boy fell in love.

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CDC Issues New Ebola Screening Protocols For U.S. Airports

Wednesday, October 08, 2014

Passengers coming off certain international flights will be given a questionnaire asking them where they've traveled and some will have their temperature taken.

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Why One Public Health Expert Thinks Airport Ebola Screening Won't Work

Wednesday, October 08, 2014

The U.S. will soon set up screening procedures, according to the CDC. But one expert questions the usefulness of screens. And history backs him up.

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The Ebola Survivor Who Works In An Ebola Ward

Friday, September 26, 2014

When the 23-year-old Sierra Leonean tells patients to follow their doctors' orders and to keep fighting, they really listen.

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Despite Pledges Of Help, Ebola Crisis Worsens In Sierra Leone

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Many in Sierra Leone say they still have faith that Ebola will be eliminated soon, but there's still a sense of terror and uncertainty throughout the country.

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Worsening Ebola Crisis Elevates Sierra Leone's State Of Emergency

Thursday, September 25, 2014

A three-day national lockdown ended on Sunday, but police are setting up more checkpoints along the roads. And, three new districts — home to tens of thousands of people — were put under quarantine.

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3-Day Ebola Lockdown Ends In Sierra Leone

Monday, September 22, 2014

People are allowed out of their homes and may return to work. The country-wide shutdown was an attempt to spread public health messages about Ebola and to potentially identify new patients.

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Workers Hand Out Soap And Advice As Sierra Leone Locks Down

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Under the country's three-day experiment to control the deadly Ebola virus, people must stay home while health care teams go door-to-door to spread the word on prevention.

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Sierra Leone On Lockdown Over Ebola

Friday, September 19, 2014

The government is sending thousands of volunteers door-to-door, trying to find people who've had contact with people sick with Ebola, as well as hidden pockets of the disease.

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A Happy Marriage, A Terrible Secret, A Healthy Baby

Thursday, September 11, 2014

They were married in South Africa. The next day, he told his bride he was HIV positive. Soon after, she tested positive. And she thought nothing in her life would ever go right.

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You Won't Catch Ebola From A Giraffe In Tanzania

Tuesday, September 09, 2014

Fear of the virus has raised worries about travel to Africa — for safaris in Tanzania, for school programs in South Africa. But London is closer to the outbreak's epicenter than Johannesburg is.

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Facing A Toxic Dump In South Africa, He Cleaned Up

Monday, July 14, 2014

Desmond D'Sa fought a landfill that took over a beautiful valley and sickened residents with its awful smell. He lost his job but won the battle — and the Goldman Environmental Prize.

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How The Millennials May Save America

Monday, July 14, 2014

Millennials are the most populous generation in America. From a demographic perspective, this is very good news.

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What If The World Cup Were Awarded For Saving Trees And Drinking Soda?

Saturday, July 12, 2014

We thought you'd get a kick out of seeing how the four teams in the final World Cup matches stack up in global health and development.

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He Never Really Liked Soccer Until He Made A Movie About It

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Juan Rendon was not a fan. Then he co-directed This Is Not a Ball, a documentary that took him to the slums of Brazil and to an amputee league in Sierra Leone.

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