The United States, through PEPFAR, has helped not only to save and improve millions of lives, but also has transformed the global HIV/AIDS response.
President Trump declared opioid drug abuse a national health emergency. The U.S. is working with partners to stem the flow of opioids around the world.
World AIDS Day is December 1. A U.S.-backed video conference program helps accelerate the race to end HIV/AIDS worldwide.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson credits "disease detectives" for tracking and preventing the spread of infectious diseases around the world.
The U.S. President's Malaria Initiative will expand its malaria prevention programs into four new countries in West and Central Africa.
"MTV Shuga" has achieved remarkable results as a public health campaign that persuades viewers to adopt safer behavior that limits the spread of HIV.
The U.S. is connecting Palestinians to water treatment systems that keep people safe and promote jobs. The possibility for peace is growing in the process.
American Jess Markt has trained wheelchair basketball teams around the world and sees the benefits it has for the players and their societies.
Whether it's for health, relaxation or a cause, running is a popular activity in the United States. Learn about some running heroes.