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January 2013

Using Health as a Platform of Peace in the Heart of Darkness

By |January 16th, 2013|Africa, Million Mothers, Projects|

— By Dominique Vidale-Plaza, founder of Build Hope, & blogger of development, healthcare, and despair in the the Democratic Republic of Congo. Dominique Vidale-Plaza, one of our Global MedStartrs. See her project by clicking her photo here. I had studied the Democratic Republic of Congo’s tumultuous past for years, hoping to come to [...]

October 2012

MedStartr Showcases: Million Mothers and More

By |October 21st, 2012|Crowdfunding, Global Health, Million Mothers, Projects, Showcases, Startups|

In October we ran our first Showcase.  It went well and we will be doing this periodically.  If you want to enable or sponsor a showcase, please contact us at 530.MEDSTARtr. What is a MedStartr Showcase all about? MedStartr Showcases highlight projects that interest broad audiences in a specific area.  Our first launched just a [...]

A Million Mothers: MedStartr’s First Campaign

By |October 1st, 2012|About MedStartr, ePatients, Global Health, Million Mothers, Uncategorized|

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness month, so we thought there wasn’t a better month to begin our “Million Mothers” campaign. All month long, we’ll be featuring and launching projects that protect the health of mothers and women around the world. Read about the three projects that inspired Our “Million Mothers” campaign (#MillionMothers): The First [...]

September 2012

Tampostat Video On MedStartr

By |September 11th, 2012|Global Health, Million Mothers, Showcases|

Tampostat Video by Alex Fair This is our most inspiring and newest project video on MedStartr.  This product can save a million mothers.  The girl effect comes to mothers.  How did they do it?  Hire some big agency?  Nope, here is the secret: www.videohive.net go check it out.  Awesome, right? Here is the MedStartr video [...]

Prototype developed on MedStartr for Breast Cancer Survivors

By |September 3rd, 2012|Crowds that Care, Entrepreneurship, ePatients, Million Mothers, Uncategorized|

Prototype developed on MedStartr for Breast Cancer SurvivorsOne of the many projects that make us proud is the BraGGs bra for breast cancer survivors and previvors.  Women who have had mastectomies and reconstruction often can not find a bra that works well for them.  Two sisters had this problem and developed their own solution.  They [...]