Associated Press – One meal a day: Yemeni mothers try to feed their families

Around 2.9 million women and children in Yemen are acutely malnourished; another 400,000 children are fighting for their lives.

USA Today – Pay it forward: Join with All of Us Research Program to build a healthier future

Driving the future of medicine requires the generosity of volunteers who, in the service of science and generations to come, choose to “pay it forward” and help provide the data today that produces cures tomorrow.

The New York Times – Romaine riddle: why the E. coli outbreak eludes food investigators

As the outbreak enters its second month, they still cannot find the contamination itself — it could be lurking in the area’s fields, water sources, harvesting equipment, processing plants or distribution centers.

Reuters – Eat less saturated, trans fats to curb heart disease: WHO

Adults and children should consume a maximum of 10 percent of their daily calories in the form of saturated fat such as meat and butter and one percent from trans fats to reduce the risk of heart disease, the World Health Organization said on Friday.

March for Moms – American families, policymakers, celebrities and professional leaders gather for better maternal health in Washington and over 50 cities across the nation

Maternal Mortality rates in the U.S. surpass those of any other industrialized nation with women of color dying at four times the rate of white women.