Health Blog

Impact on Haiti: ZIKA Virus and other Infectious Diseases

A Look at Infectious Diseases in Haiti The people of Haiti suffer from a number of diseases, most of which are directly related to poor sanitation and the lack of sterile drinking water. Impact of Access to Potable Water on Haitian Health In rural areas especially, clean and potable water is frequently not available.  People in […]

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Haiti health care, diaspora

Haiti’s Ever-Growing Problem of Brain Drain

Human Capital Sprouting Wings and Flying Away from the Haitian Healthcare System: How to Keep Doctors in Haiti What is brain-drain and what is its Impact? Brain drain is also known as human capital flight and it refers to individuals who are well-educated leaving their country of origin for various reasons including earning potential, collaborative […]

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