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Our medical teams are working around the clock to treat the massive influx of wounded.<p>The international coalition led by Saudi Arabia and the United …

Disease

Syria’s collapsed health-care system urgently needs world’s help, MSF warns

One of the world's most dogged medical charities says the health-care system in Syria has collapsed, unable to keep pace with not only military and civilian casualties of the civil war but also everyday conditions like pregnancies and chronic illnesses.<p>In an open letter last week to the global …

Syria's other crisis

By <b>Jerusha Murugen</b>, Special to CNN<p><i>Editor’s note: Jerusha Murugen is the research associate for global health, economics, and development at the Council on Foreign Relations. You can follow her</i> <i>@Jerusha_Murugen. The views expressed are her own.</i><p>In the midst of a bloody civil war, the biggest killer in …

Exclusive: Foreign doctors raise alarm over Syrian birth defects

Doctors working inside Syria are witnessing a “shocking” number of babies being born with severe deformities - a result of the collapse of the …