Charity Brown

Digital producerWashington, D.C.


The country where fashion matters wants to change the look of the women who walk the runway. Spain, Italy and Israel already have similar physical requirements.

  • Mar 19, 2015

But the death rate for blacks is dropping more quickly than for other groups.

  • Feb 5, 2015

The U.S. measles outbreak is on pace to be the worst since the disease was eliminated here in 2000.

  • Feb 3, 2015

The rate is higher than it has been since 2009.

  • Jan 20, 2015

The CDC report shows rates of multiple births reached an all-time high in 2013.

  • Jan 15, 2015

Women are finding ink helps with emotional healing.

  • Jan 14, 2015

No country has been hit harder by Ebola than Liberia. Now, stigma is dealing another blow to Liberians.

  • Oct 22, 2014

Health-care workers must wear personal protective equipment when treating Ebola patients. The extensive and meticulous techniques vary slightly, depending on organization, location and availability of supplies, but must be followed carefully to avoid infection from the virus.

  • Oct 12, 2014

Some residents of West Africa are frightened by the protective suits worn by health workers aiding victims of the Ebola virus, but for those workers, personal protective equipment and strict disinfection procedures offer critical protection from the deadly disease, which is transmitted through contact with bodily fluids.

  • Sep 15, 2014

Daughters will increase the time they spend with an elderly parent to compensate for sons.

  • Aug 20, 2014
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