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08Aug2017
Massive Polluted Zone Discovered in Gulf of Mexico

NPR.org

Scientists have determined this year’s Gulf of Mexico “dead zone,” an area of low oxygen that can kill fish and marine life, is an area about the size of New Jersey. It is the largest measured since dead zone mapping began there in 1985.

07Aug2017
More Americans Are Crossing the Border for Cheaper Dental Care in Mexico

NBC News

Since Medicare doesn’t cover most dental care, the trip to Mexico is one that many seniors and other uninsured Americans appear willing to make because they have no other options.

05Aug2017
US Govt to Spend $600K Rescuing Mexican Porpoises

CBS News 8

United States taxpayers will pay more than $600,000 for a daring rescue operation in Mexico aimed at rounding up porpoises in the Sea of Cortez.

04Aug2017
World Sight Day Challenge Supports Mexico’s ’See Well to Learn Better’ Children’s Program

Healio

Optometry Giving Sight is pleased to be supporting the Ver Bien para Aprendor Mejor program in Mexico. According to the organization, 10% of children in public schools in Mexico have refractive errors.

03Aug2017
Farm in Mexico Is Growing Solution to Climate Change

VICE News

According to researchers at Ohio State University, if farmers worldwide did what Ricardo Romero does, they could take up to 1.2 billion tons of carbon out of the atmosphere each year.

02Aug2017
This Breastfeeding Survey Will Make Every Mom That Breastfeeds Feel Less Alone

Lansinoh

This new breastfeeding survey highlights different concerns mothers have about the practice across the globe, and offers salient proof that no mother should feel alone in her struggle.

01Aug2017
Gnarly Parasite in Cat Poop Is Killing Marine Mammals

Fusion

Toxoplasma gondii, or toxo, is a nasty parasite that’s been killing sea otters, sea lions and dolphins for years. And we have cats to blame for spreading it.

31Jul2017
A Midwife Is Changing How Women Give Birth in Mexico, One Baby at a Time

STAT

Many women in Chiapas deliver their babies at home, often with the help of one or more parteras. These are local women who help others in the community during their pregnancies and births.

29Jul2017
A Simple Strategy May Be Key in Climate Change Fight

PRI’s The World

A key strategy in the fight against climate change is slowing the rapid destruction of the world’s forests.

28Jul2017
Healthline Explores Whether Mexico Has a Better Healthcare System Than the US

Healthline

Many Americans travel south to Mexico for cheaper medical care, but how does the Mexican healthcare system work for its most vulnerable citizens?


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