The difference between eating well and a low-quality diet in the United States is only about $1.50 per person per day, a University of Washington professor told a White House audience on Wednesday.

About 25% of U.S. women will experience a major depressive episode in their life, and an additional one-fourth will experience an anxiety disorder.

All her life, Sharlay Butler has taken lessons from her mom about persistence in the face of harsh adversity.

When you ask business students from around the world for their ideas to alleviate poverty, you unleash capitalism with passion.

High school students Grace Jennings and Jackson Gode would love to see the stigma of sickness change around the world.

Subscribe to poverty