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Gen Z, Social Media, and the Connection to HIV Prevention
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Gen Z, Social Media, and the Connection to HIV Prevention

Man's Horror Story About This Sex Act Sending Him to the ER Goes Viral, Twitter Reacts

Recently released data shows how Gen Z's are using mobile social media -- valuable information when it comes to HIV prevention.

Home Demos May Create New Problem: Lead-Tainted Dust

Home Demos May Create New Problem: Lead-Tainted Dust

By Corey Williams, Mike Householder | Jul 21
The nation's largest home-demolition program, which has torn down more than 14,000 vacant houses across Detroit, may have inadvertently created a new problem by spreading lead-contaminated dust through some of the city's many hollowed-out neighborhoods.

NY Officials: No Health Threat from Steam Pipe Explosion

NY Officials: No Health Threat from Steam Pipe Explosion

By Karen Matthews | Jul 20
An aging steam pipe containing cancer-causing asbestos exploded beneath Fifth Avenue in Manhattan early Thursday, spewing a geyser of white vapor 10 stories high and forcing an evacuation of 49 buildings.

Somali Girl Dies After Female Genital Mutilation

Somali Girl Dies After Female Genital Mutilation

Jul 20
A 10-year-old girl has bled to death after undergoing female genital mutilation in Somalia, an activist said, a rare confirmed death in the country with the world's highest rate of the practice.

Gen Z, Social Media, and the Connection to HIV Prevention

Gen Z, Social Media, and the Connection to HIV Prevention

Jul 20
Recently released data shows how Gen Z's are using mobile social media -- valuable information when it comes to HIV prevention.

UNAIDS Warns: Time Running Out for 2020 HIV Targets

UNAIDS Warns: Time Running Out for 2020 HIV Targets

Jul 19
UNAIDS warns that the global response to HIV is at a precarious point. The report highlights that the pace of progress is not matching global ambition and calls for immediate action to put the world on course to reach critical 2020 targets.

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UNAIDS Chief Says Won't Quit Over Agency Harassment Claims

UNAIDS Chief Says Won't Quit Over Agency Harassment Claims

By Jeff Schaeffer and Thomas Adamson | Jul 19
The embattled UNAIDS chief said Wednesday he will not quit his post over criticism of his handling of sexual harassment allegations at the Geneva-based agency.