Covid and Diabetes Collide in Public Health Train Wreck

Diabetes is an insidious disease that significantly increases the risk of circulatory and neurological problems that can lead to early blindness, paralysis, infections that require amputation of gangrenous toes. As with many chronic conditions, the poor and people of color are diagnosed with diabetes. also disproportionately higher rates. Black and Latino Americans are twice as […]

A New Type of Crisis: War and Warming Collide in Afghanistan

But climate change is also a threat multiplier for the Taliban. Analysts say water management will be critical to its legitimacy among Afghan citizens, and it will be one of the most important issues in the Taliban’s relations with their neighbors. Throughout history, water has been an important currency in the Afghan war zone, as […]