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Kids Fleeing Venezuela Left Hungry, Sick and Even Abandoned
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Kids Fleeing Venezuela Left Hungry, Sick and Even Abandoned

Speaking Up for Diversity

By Christine Armario |
As Venezuelans flee their country's collapsing economy and an autocratic government in rising numbers, a grim toll is becoming evident among the youngest arrivals in Colombia.

Kids Fleeing Venezuela Left Hungry, Sick and Even Abandoned

Kids Fleeing Venezuela Left Hungry, Sick and Even Abandoned

By Christine Armario | Jul 16
As Venezuelans flee their country's collapsing economy and an autocratic government in rising numbers, a grim toll is becoming evident among the youngest arrivals in Colombia.

Finland Protests: Human Rights for All - and Save the Planet

Finland Protests: Human Rights for All - and Save the Planet

By Jamey Keaten | Jul 16
One sign in Helsinki read: "Build saunas not war!"

Is Justice Kavanaugh Worst-Case Scenario for People with HIV?

Is Justice Kavanaugh Worst-Case Scenario for People with HIV?

Jul 16
Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy's retirement has created a great deal of fear and anxiety among HIV advocates and our allies regarding the composition of the Supreme Court.

Watch: Approaches to an HIV Cure

Watch: Approaches to an HIV Cure

Jul 16
Why do we lack a cure for HIV infection, and what research is underway to help achieve that goal? A new video from NIAID provides answers.

Despite Detente, Sanctions on North Korea Fan TB Epidemic

Despite Detente, Sanctions on North Korea Fan TB Epidemic

By Eric Talmadge | Jul 14
Tuberculosis is North Korea's biggest public health problem. With this American-made machine, his lab would be able to complete a TB test in just two hours, instead of two months.

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Actress Sheryl Lee Ralph Honored for Advocacy by McDonald's

Actress Sheryl Lee Ralph Honored for Advocacy by McDonald's

By Chevel Johnson | Jul 10
Actress, singer and producer Sheryl Lee Ralph is a triple threat in the entertainment industry but was honored during this weekend's Essence Festival for something entirely different - her activism.


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Penis-Size Study Professor  Reveals How Abuse Led  Her to Cancel Research

Penis-Size Study Professor Reveals How Abuse Led Her to Cancel Research

Alicia M. Walker PhD, the Missouri State University professor who had to cancel her study on penis size and self-esteem partly because of media coverage, has spoken out about the controversy.