Recent Articles by Kate Bennion
Published: Monday, July 1, 2013 8:18 pm MDT
How can America better care for its humanitarians, volunteers, care workers and philanthropists and help them avoid burnout?
Published: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 5:19 pm MDT
One million uninfected babies have been born to HIV-positive mothers, Secretary of State John Kerry announced Tuesday.
Published: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 4:53 pm MDT
A 10-year study of juvenile offenders found that those who served time were more likely to commit crimes and less likely to graduate from high school.
Published: Wednesday, June 12, 2013 6:45 pm MDT
A new series from Lancet quantifies the damage done by hunger worldwide and recommends 10 solutions.
Published: Thursday, June 6, 2013 3:28 pm MDT
The WHO has issued new recommendations for dealing with childhood obesity, especially aimed at developing countries, where more than 75 percent of overweight children live
Published: Wednesday, June 5, 2013 5:06 pm MDT
Through innovative software, students across the U.S. are connecting with Darfuri refugees in eastern Chad, building relationships and helping get resources to a remote, impoverished region.
Published: Tuesday, June 4, 2013 12:27 pm MDT
A test for cervical cancer using vinegar could save women's lives in the developing world.
Published: Wednesday, May 29, 2013 8:45 pm MDT
Elderly volunteers in Ontario have launched a campaign to make food banks obsolete and reduce poverty in their communities so they can retire by age 90.
Published: Wednesday, May 29, 2013 12:00 am MDT
Dubbed "slacktivism" or "quicktivism," advocacy through social media has both supporters and detractors. Is it a placebo or can likes make a difference?
Published: Tuesday, May 21, 2013 5:27 pm MDT
What people can do to help after what one meteorologist called the worst tornado in history struck Moore, Okla.