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March 22, 2016
Study could have profound effects on the overall health of some of the world’s most undernourished populations.
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March 8, 2016
This month Helen Keller International took part in two important events in Washington, DC, to increase support for programs empowering women through better access to health services and good nutrition.
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March 8, 2016
Helen Keller International’s Women-Centered Homestead Food Production Program in Cambodia has been selected to receive a prestigious Grand Challenges grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
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March 7, 2016
Sunday, March 6, 2016, marked World Lymphedema Day. Learn how HKI is helping more people manage the pain and discomfort from this often crippling disease.
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February 17, 2016
HKI's Stephanie Palmer, Program Manager for Integrated Control of NTDs, recently spoke with the Deseret News about the urgent need to control and eliminate neglected tropical diseases, which impact many of the world's poorest communities.
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February 9, 2016
In 2015, with support of The New York Community Trust, HKI introduced a new version our ChildSight model provide New York City's homeless youth with much needed vision health services.
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January 29, 2016
HKI's Elizabeth Zehner, project director for the ARCH child feeding research project, weighs in on The Lancet breastfeeding series with "Spotlight on infant formula: coordinated global action needed."
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December 2, 2015

When Helen Keller International first introduced orange sweet potatoes into Nepal, the Nepali people were skeptical. While Nepali families do eat white-fleshed sweet potatoes, the orange variety was new to them.

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December 14, 2015
New York Times personal health columnist Jane Brody features Helen Keller International's ChildSight® program in her latest "Well" blog.
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December 8, 2015
On Monday, December 7, 2015, The Chew’s Carla Hall visited HKI's ChildSight program at Covenant House in NYC where she helped homeless youth select frames for their new eyeglasses.

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