Hands Up for Health Workers – Life as a health worker in the Central African Republic?

Merlin patron and star of Channel 4’s Medicine Men Go Wild series, Dr Chris van Tulleken, goes to Nurse Assistant Arsène’s home in Ndomete, Central African Republic, to find out what it’s really like to be a health worker here.

Four million more health workers are needed in the developing world right now. The shortage is most acute in countries affected by disaster and conflict, exactly where health workers are needed most. Today you can help change that.

Put your hand up for change now at HandsUpForHealthWorkers.org

Healthy Pregnancy, Healthy Baby: Prenatal Care

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Dr. Siobhan Dolan walks you through a prenatal care exam and how to find good prenatal care near you.

Healthy Pregnancy, Healthy Baby: Healthy Food Choices

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Dr. Siobhan Dolan goes food shopping to talk about the essential nutrients pregnant women need, and provides tips to maintain a healthy pregnancy diet.

THIS IS PUBLIC HEALTH

This video was created for the THIS IS PUBLIC HEALTH campaign for the Association of Schools of Public Health (ASPH). The campaign consists of 40,000 stickers, 17 schools and a simple microsite that combines a Flickr group with Google Maps. Check it out:

http://www.thisispublichealth.org

Bill Clinton: TED Prize wish: Let’s build a health care system in Rwanda

http://www.ted.com Accepting the 2007 TED Prize, Bill Clinton asks for help in bringing health care to Rwanda — and the rest of the world.

TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world’s leading thinkers and doers are invited to give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes — including speakers such as Jill Bolte Taylor, Sir Ken Robinson, Hans Rosling, Al Gore and Arthur Benjamin. TED stands for Technology, Entertainment, and Design, and TEDTalks cover these topics as well as science, business, politics and the arts. Watch the Top 10 TEDTalks on TED.com, at
http://www.ted.com/index.php/talks/top10