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National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day 2019 [VIDEOS]

Tuesday, October 15, marks National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day (NLAAD) 2019. This year’s theme is “Living with HIV or not…we’re fighting this together.” Download 2019 campaign graphics on NLAAD.orgCourtesy of NLAAD.org This year’s campaign, according to NLAAD.org, “wants to address that people of either HIV status have a say on ending HIV, in stopping new… Read More »

Canada police probing ‘possible policy breaches’ at National Microbiology Lab

TORONTO (Reuters) – Canada’s national police force said on Monday it is investigating a referral by the country’s Public Health Agency over “possible policy breaches” at its National Microbiology Lab, whose work includes research on the most dangerous human and animal pathogens, such as Ebola. “We can confirm that we have received a referral from… Read More »

Study shows that whites cause more pollution resulting in national crisis

Black and Hispanic United States citizens are exposed to more air pollution that is caused by the consumer habits of their white counterparts, a study demonstrates. The findings of the study are referred to as “pollution inequity” and reflects 131,000 premature deaths each year, making it the biggest environmental health risk factor in the country.… Read More »

More support animals seen on college campuses despite national debate

PHILADELPHIA — For Sam Hojnowski, her freshman year at La Salle University was challenging. There were some mornings where her anxiety kept her in bed. But now, her 9-month-old kitty, Lace, has helped ease those worries. “Having an animal really helps my anxiety and my mental health,” said the college sophomore. For Sam Hojnowski her… Read More »